According to reports, 30 women and children have escaped
from the Boko Haram camp in Sambisa Forest.
Reporters reports that a senior military officer who spoke
anonymously said the women and children after escaping
wandered through the forest and finally arrived the Madagali
LGA in Adamawa state. He said they appeared in a village
which is a border town between Adamawa and Borno state.
The unidentified security officer however declined to
disclose if the women and children are among the over 200
girls that were abducted from the Chibok school. He however
said the women and children who have been moved to an
undisclosed hospital for rehabilitation narrated their ordeal in
the Boko Haram camp. Continue..
He said some of the women said they had to leave their little
children there due to the horrifying pain they were subjected
“They have talked about how some of them who were trying
to escape were killed and some forced back when armed
Boko Haram militants discovered them escaping.” he said
The Chairman of the Madagali Local Government Area in
Adamawa state James Watarda has also confirmed reports of
the recent escapees. On Saturday July 5th, reports emerged of
how 63 women reportedly fled the Boko Haram camp.