ISWAP/Boko Haram frees Alooma of UNHCR, Christian Cleric, Security Personnel, others



A terrorist group State West Africa Province (ISWAP) released security personnel, humanitarian workers including a staff of the United Nations High Commissioner Refugees (UNHCR), Abubakar Garba Idris, popularly known as (Alooma).

PRNigeria reported others released include a businessman, Christian cleric, civil servants and other civilians who were abducted attacks on towns, IDPs and along Damaturu-Maiduguri Highways.

PRNigeria said it howeverv could not which of the terrorists groups between ISWAP and Boko Haram freed the captives.

An intelligence source told PRNigeria that some of the freed captives are undergoing medical and military check with the in Maiduguri before they would be released their families.

Alooma, who was Senior Protection Assistant with the UNHCR was abducted along Damaturu-Maiduguri Road, Borno State in January 2, 2021.

PRNigeria had reported then that the attacked some convoy of commuters near Matari village between Minok Jakana road where Alooma was kidnapped around 8.30 Saturday morning.

The Boko Haram who had appeared in military uniforms mounted a roadblock on the highway with three Hilux vans and motorcycles.

The sources had told PRNigeria that: “While searching the passengers, Idris attempted throw away his Identification Card but on the process, one of the sighted . He was then asked step down from the vehicle along with two other passengers, while the rest of the passengers were ask continue with their journey.”

By PRNigeria