Some mothers in Nsukka, Enugu State, have commended the Federal Government on the release of the abducted Dapchi girls from Government Girls Science Secondary School, Dapchi in Yobe.
The mothers, in interviews in Nsukka on Thursday, said they received the news of the release of the girls with joy.
Rose Onah, a former Chairman, Nsukka Local Government, said her happiness knew no bounds when she got the cheering news that 105 out of the 110 abducted Dapchi girls had been released
‘’I was as happy as a new born child when I heard the news of the release of abducted school girls on Wednesday. As a mother, I know the trauma and psychological pain their mothers have been through since their daughters were abducted. I commend the Federal Government on the release of the girls,” she said.
Onah, a lecturer with Department of Public Administration and Local Government, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, urged government to ensure adequate security in schools throughout the country, especially girls’ boarding schools.