Hajiya Aisha Wakil, who is believed to be close to the Boko Haram leadership, says the group is ready for talks with the Federal Government on the fate of the 219 missing Chibok girls.
She said yesterday that she had been on the neck of the Boko Haram leaders, who according to her offered to honour her to dialogue with the government and release the girls and other captives.
The group’s leadership might soon make a pronouncement on their plan for the […]
It has been gathered that Barrister Aisha Wakil popularly called Mama Boko Haram is originally Igbo. The woman who was declared wanted by the Nigerian military authorities last Sunday was until recent largely unknown.
According to Newsmen, the woman activist, who was born into an Igbo Christian family converted to Islam during her time at the University of Maiduguri where she studied law. It has also been revealed that prior to the transformation of the Islamic Boko Haram sect into a […]
The nation’s military on Tuesday explained why the Army declared Aisha Wakil, popularly known as ‘Mama Boko Haram’; a journalist, Ahmed Salkida; and Ahmed Bolori wanted, clarifying that it is not arresting them as is being construed in some quarters.
The Director of Defence Information Brig.-Gen. Rabe Abubakar stated this while delivering a lecture tagged “Media-Military relationship in the fight against insurgency”, in Abuja during the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Correspondent Chapel 2016 activities to mark […]
Hours after they were declared wanted, Mrs Aisha Wakil aka Mama Boko Haram, and a lawyer, Ahmed Bolori, yesterday surrendered to the military.
Mama Boko Haram reported at the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) in Abuja; Bolori turned up at the Army Headquarters in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, at 10am.
The third person declared wanted with them, Ahmed Salkida, a journalist, said he was also ready to give himself up, but asked for a ticket from the military to facilitate his return home […]