Alleged leader of Boko Haram would have married the young kidnapped girls

Abubakar Shekau, Boko Haram’s supposed leader, has said that more than 200 youths abducted six months ago have been “married” to his fighters, AFP reported on Saturday. This, contradicting claims from the Nigerian government that they would be released soon. The...

Boko Haram leader confirms in video that it’s still alive

The head of the Islamist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, denied being dead, as the Nigerian Army affirms, in a video that also claims to have established a “caliphate” in the cities under their control. “Here I am, alive. I’ll Die the day when Allah...

Boko Haram leader would be dead according to Nigeria’s army

The Nigerian army affirmed for the first time on Wednesday that the leader of the Islamist armed group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, is dead without clarifying when or where he died. The military also affirmed they had recently killed another Islamist leader who was posing as...