Report Chibok girl freed, identity doubts
ABUJA, (AP): Police in Nigeria report that Islamic extremists have freed one of the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls but a community leader says she is too traumatised to identify herself properly.
Hundreds of girls, women, and boys have been kidnapped by Boko Haram fighters in the past year, but the abduction of more than 270 schoolgirls and young women from a school in the remote northeastern town of Chibok in April captured international attention.
More than 50 girls escaped soon after; 219 remain missing.
Police spokesman Emmanuel Ojukwu said a 20-year-old among the Chibok abductees was dropped off Wednesday by insurgents at Mubi town.
Chibok leader Pogu Bitrus said the young woman's name is not listed among missing girls, but that she may be too traumatised identify herself.