Know The Boko Haram Top Leaders. Who is who in Boko Haram


The Late Yusuf Abubakar Shekau  He is the leader of Boko Haram. He is said to be a fearless loner, a complex, paradoxical man – part intellectual, part gangster. Fondly called imam or leader by his followers, Abubakar Muhammad Shekau was born in Shekau village in Yobe State. Some say he is 34 or 35, others that he may be 43 – the uncertainty adds to the myths surrounding Nigeria’s most wanted man. Shekau was once thought to have been killed by security forces in 2009 – only for Read more […]

Gunmen kill 27 people in north Nigeria’s Zamfara state

Twenty seven persons, including a policeman were killed by armed robbers in the early hours of Monday in Dangulbi Village in the Dansadau Emirate of Zamfara. An eye-witness, Alhaji Lawalli Dangulbi, who spoke to newsmen at the Gusau Specialist Hospital, said there was pandemonium in the village when the robbers struck. He said the assailants shot sporadically, killing 18 persons instantly. Alhaji Dangulbi is the chairmanship candidate of the All Nigeria Peoples Party for Maru Local Government Read more […]