Abubakar Shekau Chad’s President has more to say about Boko Haram leader

Deby also said that Shekau has been removed as the sect’s head and is currently hiding in Maiduguri, Borno State.

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Chadian President, Idriss Deby

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Chad's President, Idriss Deby has reportedly said that Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau is wounded and not dead as widely believed.

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Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau.

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Deby also said that Shekau has been removed as the sect’s head and is currently hiding in Maiduguri, Borno State.

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Abubakar Shekau in the middle, with other lieutenants.

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The Chadian President made the comments on Tuesday, August 11, 2015, in N’djamena, Reuters reports.

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Chadian President, Idriss Deby

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"We have decapitated Boko Haram. Our defense and security forces have recaptured their arms, which did so much damage,” Deby said.

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A picture showing the supposed corpse of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau

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He said further that Shekau’s replacement is a man named Mahamat Daoud who is willing to negotiate with the Nigerian government.

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