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Man claiming to be Boko Haram leader denies 5,000 hostages freed

Mar 17 2017

BAUCHI, Nigeria A man purporting to be the leader of Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram denied in a video posted on Friday that 5,000 people held by the group had been freed by West African forces earlier in the week.

Man purporting to be Boko Haram leader taunts Nigerian military in video

Sep 25 2016

BAUCHI, Nigeria The purported leader of Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau appeared in a video posted on social media on Sunday in which he rejected statements by the country's military that he had been seriously wounded.

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