Last briefing before storming Sambisa
Last briefing before taking off for Sambisa

By Concise News correspondents

The minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, Oby Ezekwesili and some members of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group are now hovering over Sambisa forest aboard an air force jet in their search for the remaining 195 abducted Chibok schoolgirls.

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This was made known on Monday in a press statement by the chief press secretary of the minister, Joseph Mutah.

“The federal government team conducting the BringBackOurGirls Group and journalists on a mission to Sambisa forest have arrived Yola the Adamawa state capital,” said the statement.

“The BBOG team, led by their coordinator, Dr Oby Ezekweseli, was briefed at the Tactical Command Centre, Yola, by the minister of defence, Brig Gen Mansur Dan-Ali (Rtd); minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed; chief of air staff, vice marshal Sadique Abubakar and other operational commanders.

The final journey

Following the briefing, the minister of information and culture and that of defence thereafter led the BBOG team and journalists into the Sambisa forest for the search of the remaining abducted Chibok girls, using sophisticated cameras fixed on two air force jets.