Abubakar Sheka, Boko Haram leader promises to launch more attacks on the Nigerian soldiers following the death of Lt. Col. Ali. Shekau also condemns the king of Saudi Arabia for congratulating Donald Trump on his electoral victory.
Shekau, has claimed responsibility for the attack that led to the recent killing of Lieutenant-Colonel Muhammad Abu Ali. Lt. Col Abu Ali was killed on 4 November 2016 in Malam Fatori, Borno State, during a brutal gun battle with the Boko Haram sect.
Shekau made the claim in a new audio message on Monday, November 14, according to Sahara Reporter.
Shekau did not specifically mention the name of the name brave officer who was killed in a night attack alongside five soldiers during an exchange of battle with the terrorist on November 4, he claimed that his faction of Boko Haram is responsible for all the recent attacks on the Nigerian military.
“We are responsible for these recent attacks. We did it and will do more,” Shekau said in the audio message. The Boko Haram leader also declared war on the US President-elect, Mr. Donald Trump. He said the sect would confront, Mr. Donald Trump, once it finishes with President Barack Obama.