One hundred and twenty-one students of the Government Girls' Secondary School, Chibok have been rescued by the Nigeria’s troops in the ongoing Search and Rescue operations.
The Director of Defence Information, Major-General Chris Olukolade said in a statement that, the Principal of the school has confirmed that only eight of the students are still missing.
The statement said one of the terrorists who carried out the attack on the school has also been captured.
It said the military search and rescue operation to ensure the safety of the remaining students is ongoing in the suspected areas.
Meanwhile, the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, had earlier yesterday in Maiduguri, pledged a fifty-million naira ransom for information that could lead to the release of the abducted school girls.