Abubakar Shekau who was the boko haram terrorists group,has reportedly died when the Islamic State West Africa Province in Sambisa Forest had a bloody conflict yesterday.
The conflict was confirmed by an intelligence source in Maiduguri. “ISWAP, a splinter group of boko haram,has grown in power and influence since the terrorists commenced operating from their territorial bases of lake Chad region, ISWAP now occupies some parts of the forest following the latest development on terrorism in the North East” it stated.
A report from the intelligence source discloses that the notorious terrorist leader must have been killed in the quest for power among the two groups.
It was gathered that ,Shekau was wearing a suicide vest has blown himself up to avoid the ISWAP fighters from catching him alive.
Duguri,who is the commander of logistics of the group surrounded Shekau with his team before shooting began between the two groups.
Furthermore,the bomb was detonated by Shekau when he realised the other groups wanted to capture him alive.
However, the Nigerian military has given all Borno State commands of the Army alongside Air force a red alert. The sambisa forest is under secret bombardments of the military troops. It was noted by the military that the bombardment have stirred up the current crisis between the two terrorist groups.