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Nigerian Army confirms ISWAP leader, Al-Barnawi’s death

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Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Employees, CDS, Basic Fortunate Irabor has confirmed that the vicious chief of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), Abu Musab Al-Barnawi has been killed.

DAILY POST stories that Basic Irabor made the revelation whereas talking on Thursday through the Ministerial briefing organised by the presidential communications staff on the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

“I can authoritatively verify to you that Abu Musab is useless. So simple as that. He’s useless and stays useless,” Irabor mentioned

The founding father of Boko Haram, Mohammed Yusuf was additionally killed by safety forces in 2009 when he championed an onslaught towards the Nigerian State that resulted within the loss of life of over a thousand individuals.

Al-Barnawi was introduced because the chief of its West African affiliate, Boko Haram, which was hitherto led by Abubakar Shekau in 2016.

Shekau’s elimination in 2016 heralded the rise of the comparatively younger Al-Barnawi as ISWAP chief and on the identical time, the cut up of the terrorist group into two factions.

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