Tag Archives: Abubakar Shekau

US Department Of State Offers $7M For Information Leading To The Arrest Of Boko Haram Leader

The US Department of State has announced a $7 million reward to anyone that can provide credible information that will lead to the arrest of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau. The Rewards for Justice Program, which is the counterterrorism rewards program of the US Department of State’s Diplomatic Security Service made this known in a…

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We Are In Sambisa & Police Wives With Us – Shekau Declares In New Video

Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau has appeared in a new video, days after the military said the sect has been completely defeated. According to the THEWILL  Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, had made the claim last weekend stating that hundreds of insurgents surrendered, several others fled their enclave, while over 100…

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Army Asks Nigerians to Ignore New Shekau Video By ‘Killed’ Boko Haram Leader

The embattled leader of the Boko Haram insurgents, Abubakar Shekau, has resurfaced in a video posted on Sunday, rejecting information by the Nigerian army that he had been killed or seriously wounded. “You have been spreading in the social media that you injured or killed me,” Shekau said in the 40-minute video released on YouTube…

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Boko Haram Leader, Shekau Reappears In New Video, Army Warns Nigerians To Ignore Him & Stay Alert

  For the first time in more than a year, leader of the Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau on Thursday appeared on a new video recording devoid of the defiant bluster, taunts and denunciation of political leaders of previous videos. In the seven-minute message where he looked subdued and spoke as if admitting defeat, the dejected-looking Shekau  debunked…

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Boko Haram Leader Shekau Threatens Mayhem During March 28 Elections

Reports from foreign media, Al Jazeera and the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) says the leader of the Islamist group, Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, has threatened mayhem during Nigeria’s presidential election scheduled to hold on March 28. Shekau, in a new video purportedly released by the group on Tuesday, that was obtained by US based SITE…

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‘You Can’t Defeat Us’- Abubakar Shekau Tells Nigeria, Chad, Cameroon & Nigeria

  Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, Monday boasted that the Africa Union Regional Force made up of Nigerian, Chadian, Cameroonian and Nigerian troops cannot defeat the insurgents. Shekau, who made the boast in a newly-released video, said the joint regional force would not succeed in stopping Boko Haram from truncating democratic rule and imposing Islamic…

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The Nigerian Military Release Statement In Reaction To New “Abubakar Shekau” Video

The Nigerian military has reacted to a new video purportedly released by “Abubakar Shekau” wherein he tried to debunk his killing during a battle in Konduga on September 17. In it, military authorities insist that Bashir Mohammed alias Abubakar Shekau was actually eliminated as corroborated by still photographs, video evidence and surrendering and captured terrorists.…

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