Boko Haram Leader Dead? Abubakar Shekau Is Alive, Mocks Nigerian Army In New Video

September 25, 2016 12:42 PM

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Weeks after the Nigerian military announced it had killed Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau, the Islamic militant leader surfaced in a new video released by the northern Nigeria group, where he proclaimed he was in good health and mocked army leaders.

"Oh tyrants, I'm in a happy state, in good health and in safety," Shekau says in the video released Sunday by Boko Harem. He laughs at the Nigerian army for claiming he was killed in an airstrike, the Independent reported. "You have been spreading in the social media that you injured or killed me," ...

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