Boko haram leader,Abubakar Shekau resurfaces in new video says “I’m in good health”
Embattled leader of jihadist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, has resurfaced in a video posted online Sunday, rejecting assertions by the Nigerian army that he had been ‘fatally wounded’ in air raid.
“Dead” Boko Haram leader resurfaces in video, says “I’m in good health”
In August this year, Nigeria army for the third time, claimed they killed the leader of one of the deadliest terror groups in the world.
A statement released by Colonel and Acting Director of Nigerian Army Public Relations, Sani Kukasheka Usman, said the army carried out a “most unprecedented and spectacular air raid” and “fatally wounded” Boko Haram leader Shekau.
The strike was reportedly carried out on August 19 in the village of Taye.
However, Mr. Shekau has resurfaced again.
“You have been spreading in the social media that you injured or killed me,” Shekau said in the 40-minute video released on Youtube and dated September 25. “Oh tyrants, I’m in a happy state, in good health and in safety,” he said.
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