Kaduna, 02 March, 2021 / 6:03 pm (ACI Africa).
The Nigerian schoolgirls who had been, last Friday, abducted from the Government Girls’ Secondary School (GGSS) Jangebe in Zamfara State within Nigeria’s Ecclesiastical Province of Kaduna, have been released.
The February 26 night abduction saw hundreds of schoolgirls taken away after gunmen stormed the school and started shooting.
“Alhamdulillah! It gladdens my heart to announce the release of the abducted students of GGSS Jangebe from captivity,” Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has announced in a Tuesday, March 1 Tweet.
Governor Matawalle added that the securing the girls’ release involving “the scaling of several hurdles laid against our efforts.”
“I enjoin all well-meaning Nigerians to rejoice with us as our daughters are now safe,” the Governor added.