Reports have started to gather steam that the Dreaded Islamists terrorist group Boko Haram have released over 200 women and children earlier captured in Yobe state.
According to Saharareporters, the women and children were abducted early this month in Gujba and Katarko areas in the state.
The freed women and children were among 250 persons; the sect abducted in the two areas.
Reports also has it that the fighters are still holding several women and children hostage from that vicinity.
However, Boko Haram leaders did not explain why they freed the women and children.