Abu Bakr Shekau, the chief of the dreaded Islamic group Boko Haram, revealed on Tuesday that the group had killed 78 farmers, not 43.
Boko Haram attacked farmers harvesting rice within the Zubarmari neighborhood, within the Giri District Authorities of Borno State this weekend.
Greater than 40 deaths have been beforehand reported and Governor Papagana Zolum advised reporters that 43 farmers have been killed.
Nevertheless, within the video launched on Tuesday, through which Shekau bragged in regards to the killing, the terrorist mentioned the chief mentioned they’d killed "at the very least 78 farmers."
The Day by day Submit reported earlier that Shekau had claimed accountability for the killing, accusing the farmers of handing over their personnel to the Nigerian Military. Sharing intelligence in regards to the sect's actions with the military will face the identical destiny.