|The abducted Chibok Girls|
The Coordinator of the National Information Centre and Director General of the National Orientation Agency (NOA), Mr. Mike Omeri, said while speaking with journalists in Abuja, however, that the government remained resolute on the rescue of the missing girls.
He explained that government was banking on speculations that the girls are in Sambisa forest. “It is generally believed that the girls are in Sambisa forest, even those who escaped among them said they came from the forest. Since most of the places occupied by the insurgents have been captured and combed, let us wait for the outcome the operation in Sambisa,” he said.
When asked about the welfare of the girls, Omeri said: “We have no such information, if we have such information, the girls by now, would be in their homes.”
Omeri insisted that the Nigerian troops and allied forces in the operation area are making appreciable gains.
VIDEO: July 2014 - We know the location of the abducted Chibok Schoolgirls - Air Marshal Alex Badeh (the most senior military officer in Nigeria)