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Shekau’s Suspected Impostor ‘Bashir the King of Slaughter’, 2 Other Boko Haram Suspects Arrested

 Suspects  The local security volunteer group, known as Civilian JTF, in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State, yesterday, claimed it had arrested a notorious Boko Haram kingpin, named Bashir. The Civilian JTF noted that the Boko Haram kingpin, popularly called Bashir Sarkin Yanka, which in Hausa means “Bashir the King of Slaughter” had been…

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Calm Returns To Maiduguri, As Civilian-JTF Kill Hundreds Of Boko Haram Members In Battle

According to Premium Times, calm has returned to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, after hours of shelling, bombardments and shooting between soldiers and Boko Haram insurgents. It is gathered that through the combined force of soldiers and operatives of the local vigilante, called Civilian-JTF, hundreds of Boko Haram members were killed and a cache of…

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