Shekau commits suicide as ISWAP occupies Sambisa forest



Notorious terrorist and leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, has reportedly committed suicide by blowing himself up with a grenade after Islamic State for West African l Province militants overran his base in Sambisa forest.

Shekau, who had in the past been declared killed by Nigerian and Chadian forces but somehow always managed to resurface.

However, intelligence sources confirmed that Shekau blew himself up to avoid being captured alive by the invaders.