A girl believed to be one of the missing
Chibok girls in Boko Haram’s captivity has
been found close to the village of Kwarihi
near Mubi in Borno State, where she was
She was said to have been thrown out of a moving
Volkswagen Golf car into a bush where she
wandered for two days before been seen.
This was disclosed yesterday, September 24, by
Hosea Tsambido, the Chairman of the Chibok
community while speaking at the gathering of the #
BringBackOurGirls campaigners in Abuja.
According to him, the girl who looked like she was
mentally unstable gave her name as Susanna
She was picked up at Kwarihi village and handed
over to one of the Chibok parents who took her to
the hospital after which she would be properly
Tsambido said: “When she was asked, she gave her
name as Susanna Ishaya but right now we are not
sure if it is her real name until she is really treated
because the people that saw her said she is both
mentally and physically sick and has been taken to
“We believe that she was probably abandoned by
Boko Haram because of her health.”
He disclosed this on a day Borno State Government
announced a scholarship of N1.4million each for 36
of the 57 Chibok school girls
who managed to escape from Boko Haram captivity.
Governor Kashim Shettima said the 36 girls have
been admitted into international schools in Abuja,
Kaduna and Plateau States, pleading not to disclose
the names of the schools.
Over 200 girls were abducted on April 14 from their
school in Chibok by Boko Haram. Sadly, asied the 57
who escaped, the others are yet to be rescued.
A controversial report had come up on Tuesday that
more of the girls had been released and driven to
but Brig. Gen. Chris Olukolade, the spokesman for
the Nigeria’s Defence Headquarters later disclosed
that the girls spotted in the buses were not Chibok
It was recently reported that the insurgents have
agreed to swap all the girls for 18 key sect
commanders currently in detention.