A man claiming to be Abubakar Shekau rejected rumors that he had been wounded.
It's unclear what the status is of former leader Abubakar Shekau.
What do you do after you brought your party's control of government to a dramatic end? You become an international scold and blowhard, blaming the world's problems on everyone else--who have no ability to solve any of them.
The five-year-old campaign for an Islamic state by Boko Haram, which has killed thousands and whose name means "Western education
ABUJA, Oct 2 (Reuters) - A man claiming to be Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has appeared in a new video, contradicting
YAOUNDE, July 27 (Reuters) - Boko Haram militants attacked Kolofata, a town in Cameroon's Far North Region near Nigeria, on
Their brazen assault could act as a springboard for international engagement, not only aimed at curbing the violence, but also directed at the ideology that Boko Haram and other groups use to recruit followers, emulate each other and legitimize brutality.
So may the righteous anger over the Boko Haram crime inspire a renewed commitment to eradicating slavery. While we wait and hope for the rescue of the Nigerian girls, let us also mobilize on behalf of the millions who did not appear in the headlines.
Our collective silence has let down our daughters and enabled Boko Haram to take them like toys from a playground. It is their cruelty that created this crisis, but it is our complacency that has allowed it to continue.
The leaders of Benin, Cameroon, Chad and Niger might also attend and Britain, the European Union and the United States would
According to a U.S. Homeland Security report from 2013, Shekau has been as quick to violently quell dissent from within Boko
"The president has been briefed several times and his national security team continues to monitor the situation closely," a
Also on Monday, Nigeria arrested the leader of a protest group that called on authorities to do more to find the kidnapped
Protests could become a major headache for the government if they continue and coincide with the WEF event, where security