A staff of International Rescue Committee (IRC) Mohammed Alkali Imam who was abducted by Boko Haram in the night of 10th March 2022 has been freed by his captors yesterday 30tt August 2022.
According to the information indicate that he is hale and hearty and it is hoped that he will be reunited with his family soon.
Mohammed Alkali Imam was abducted by Boko Haram in Monguno in the night when they stormed his residence and forcefully took him away with them to an unknown destination.
Confiming his release, Ag. Secretary of Borno State Nigeria Union of Journalists, Comrade Ali Chiroma wrote, “Alhamdulillah for the unconditional release of my former colleague and close associate Alkali Babakura Imam.
“All praises to the Most High.” Ali wrote.
His employers, the IRC , THE NUJ and numerous humanitarian organizations have tirelessly continued to fight for his release through negotiations with the Boko Haram sect.
There is palpable excitement and expression of joy among his family members, co -workers and members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists as the Maiduguri Press Centre is agog with celebrations.