• How Boko Haram started bearing arms – Aisha Wakili explains

    How Boko Haram started bearing arms – Aisha Wakili explains

    The female lawyer, who was last week declared wanted by the Army, Aisha Wakil, has said that members of Boko Haram sect started bearing arms when they felt betrayed by the government.

    In her first major interview after she was declared wanted and granted administrative bail, Wakili told Newsmen that the late Muhammed Yusuf, leader of Boko Haram, told her the group had been betrayed.

    According to her, when she discovered that Boko Haram members were undergoing military training, she sent for […]

  • How Boko Haram members forced me to watch them slaughter my son – Woman narrates

    How Boko Haram members forced me to watch them slaughter my son – Woman narrates

    A victim of Boko Haram sect, Ibrahim Jummai, has narrated her painful ordeal in the hands of the terrorists.

    The 58-year-old woman recalled how the terrorists stormed her village in Doro-Baga in Borno State and forced her to watch as they beheaded her 21-year-old son, Ibrahim Habibu.

    In a chat with Newsmen, Jummai, who now takes refuge at an Internally Displaced Persons, IDP camp in Borno state, said she used to be a fish merchant when she was in Doro-Baga but she […]