Many of them are in the country's northeast, where the Boko Haram insurgency has devastated education in the last nine years, damaging or destroying classrooms and schools.
A statement by Sani Usman, the spokesperson of the Nigerian Army, the women and children were caught fleeing a Boko Haram base in Goniri, Gujba local government area of Yobe state.
Earlier, the Nigerian Police had denied the claims by the terrorist group and said that no police officers were either killed or abducted by Boko Haram.
Terrorist sect, Boko haram has allegedly released a new video showing some women it says were kidnaped from Borno state.
The women were abducted in the troubled North-East state of Borno.
"They said they were also erroneously misinformed and brainwashed about Islam, the Nigerian military and the society generally".
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"Both sets of escapees are now being screened and profiled", he said.
The blast also injured 18 other people that came for the dawn prayers in the community.Chukwu, who disclosed this while briefing journalists on the death toll of twin-blasts in London Ciki and Cimari communities at a news conference in Maiduguri, said that the troops intercepted and foiled two teenage female suicide bombers attempting to infiltrate Mammanti village in Molai general areas of the metropolis.
"These great efforts of the troops helped to save valuable lives and property", he said.
Idibia made the declaration yesterday in Maiduguri, when he paid a three-day solidarity visit to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) at Banki resettlement camp.
His words: "The Federal and State Governments and politicians must step up policy implementations doing the needful to reduce abject poverty and unemployment among the people, particularly youths".
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