Controversial journalist and activists, Ahmad Salkida has reversed his statement posted on Saturday that only 15, out of the 113 Chibok schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram captivity were alive.
In new tweets, on Tuesday, Salkida revealed that new information available to him within the Boko Haram terrorists group, indicated that another 15 of the abducted girls are alive apart from the original 15 he knew.
Salkida wrote: “A leading member of the Jama’atu Ahlis-Sunna Lidda’Awati Wal-Jihad or BH has now clarified the earlier information about 15 girls.
“Indeed, the 15 #Chibokgirls are available, but known to a particular cell that spoke to me emphatically days leading to the fourth anniversary.
“However, two other cells within the larger group have brought additional information, clarifying the earlier information; that there are another 10 girls available to another cell.
“Outside of the 15 and 10, another 5, amongst the girls, are also alive; as at early hours of today. (yesterday).
“With the new information, the total number of the girls, reportedly, alive are 30.”