Nigerian millitary debunks formation of ‘Islamic Caliphate’ by Boko Haram

By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Aug 24th, 2014
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armyThe Nigerian military has responded to the claim of the leader of the extremist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau that a northeast town seized by the insurgents earlier this month has been placed under an Islamic caliphate, in a new video.

In a tweet on its twitter handle, the Defence Headquarters states that “the claim is empty. The sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Nigerian state is still intact.

“Any group of terrorists laying claim to any portion of the country will not be allowed to get away with the expression of delusion and crime.

“Appropriate military operations to secure that area from the activities of the bandits is still ongoing.”

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