The four victims they abducted on Saturday, July 24, along the Damaturu/Maiduguri highway, have been released by Boko Haram/ISWAP.
Two soldiers and Yobe protocol officers were abducted.
Their abductees’ identity cards were also released by the insurgents.
The ID cards indicate that the abductors are Mai Lalle, Mustapha, and Lpcl Oyediran Adedotun of the Nigerian Army.
They did not display the ID card of the fourth abductee, Bello Abubakar of the Nigerian Army.
In the vehicle where the soldiers were kidnapped, Abubakar’s ID card was found.
The four victims were abducted on Saturday along the Maiduguri-Damaturu highway.
Mai Lalle and Mustapha were traveling to Maiduguri, and the two Army personnel were traveling to Kano on a pass permit.
The abductees’ families have not been contacted.