In the investigation of the genocide in Nigeria, other information related to the excesses of the Boko Haram, the radical Islamic terrorist organization, is also coming out. According to the report of Al Jazeera, the killers were in the number of hundreds of terrorists and were riding on bikes. These people separated the men and women working in the paddy fields. The men tied their legs and cut their throats, while the women were taken captive.
According to the report, Nigeria Security Forces believes that many people are still missing. These people have either taken terrorists with them or they have been killed in unknown places. According to the information received, the terrorists suspected that some of these laborers had spied for the army-police of Nigeria. This area of Nigeria has been facing such violent incidents since last 10 years.
According to AFP, the United Nations co-ordinator Edward Callan has confirmed the deaths of 110 people in Nigeria. Many people have also been injured in the incident. Recently local elections were held in Borno State. According to reports, this attack was carried out due to people going to vote. Elections were repeatedly postponed. Boko Haram and ISWAP attacks have been increasing for a long time. Due to this, elections were being postponed. With this, once again the world is eyeing this dangerous terrorist organization.
The Islamic State of West Africa or the Islamic State of West African Province is called Boko Haram in the common language. Chaid, a jihadist terrorist organization based in northeastern Nigeria, is also active in Niger and northern Cameroon. However, they are considered more cruel and inhuman than ISIS.
Islamic Organization- Boko Haram was founded in 2002 by Mohammad Yusuf. Local language- Boko in Hausa is meant to oppose Western education but in 2009 the organization started military operations to establish an Islamic country in Nigeria. The United States declared Boko Haram a terrorist organization in 2013.
Since 2009, Abubakar Shekau is its leader. When it was first built then it was non-violent and its main objective was to purify Islam in Northern Nigeria. In March 2015, it joined the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Since 2009, it has become so violent that according to the Global Terrorism Index, it was one of the most dangerous terrorist organizations at one time.