• Captured Boko Haram leader bombed UN HQ, murdered nine expatriates, says DSS

    Captured Boko Haram leader bombed UN HQ, murdered nine expatriates, says DSS

    According to reports, the Department of State Security (DSS) alleged, yesterday, that arrested Boko Haram Deputy Commander, Khalid Al-Barnawi, was responsible for the bombing of the United Nations (UN) building in Abuja, on August 26, 2011 and the attack on troops in Okene, Kogi State, while in transit to Abuja.

    The suspected leader of ANSARU, a breakaway faction of Boko Haram, according to the DSS, was also responsible for the kidnapping of two European civil engineers in Kebbi State in May, […]