Abuja - The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group has reacted to the release of 21 Chibok girls by the Boko Haram sect
The group in a statement on its Twitter page said it cannot yet confirm the authenticity of the reports.
The statement read: “We have seen and heard reports of 21 #ChibokGirls released but are yet to confirm their authenticity. This will be extremely joyous news if these reports are true. We are monitoring.”
The 21 girls according to News 24 were released in the early hours of Thursday, October 13.
The girls were picked up by military helicopter from Banki area of Borno state where Boko Haram militants dropped them off earlier today.
- News 24