Boko Haram News Update in Nigeria
Photo Of Boko Haram Commander Arrested In Lokoja Kogi State, Khalid Al Barnawi
April 10, 2016 – Picture Of Boko Haram Commander Arrested In Lokoja Kogi State, Khalid Al Barnawi
The DSS has revealed the face of the arrested deputy commander of the Boko Haram terror group, describing the arrest in Lokoja two Fridays ago, a milestone in the battle against terrorism.
The DSS in a statement said Mohammed Usman, also known as Khalid Al-Barnawi, was a founding member of the Jama’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid Da’wah Wa’l-Jihad (Boko Haram) and later the Amir of the break-away faction, Jama’at Ansarul Muslimim Fi Biladi Sudan (JAMBS).
Tony Opuiyo, the DSS spokesman said Al-Barnawi used to move around under various aliases such as Kafuri, Naziru, Alhaji Yahaya, Mallam Dauda and Alhaji Tanimu.
“Khalid Al-Barnawi is a trained terrorist commander, who has been coordinating terrorist activities in Nigeria, while talent-spotting and recruiting vulnerable young and able Nigerians for terrorist training by Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) in North African States and the Middle-East.
“Subject was involved in many terrorist attacks in states of the federation, including Bauchi, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Kogi, Sokoto and FCT-Abuja; this resulted in the killing and maiming of innocent citizens of this country.
“Al-Barnawi is also responsible for the bombing of the United Nations building in Abuja, on 26th August, 2011; the kidnapping of two European civil engineers in Kebbi State in May, 2011, and their subsequent murder in Sokoto State; the kidnap of a German engineer, Edgar RAUPACH in January, 2012, the kidnap and murder of seven expatriate staff of Setraco Construction Company at Jama’are, in Bauchi State in February, 2013, the attack of Nigerian troops at Okene in Kogi State, while on transit to Abuja for an official assignment.
“He would soon be charged to Court to face his charges after investigation is completed. This arrest is a major milestone in the counter-terrorism fight of this Service; this arrest has strengthened the Service’s resolve that no matter how long and far perpetrators of crime and their sponsors may run, this Service in collaboration with other sister security agencies, will bring them to justice.”
April 10, 2016 at 8:30 PM
NO SINNER WILL GO UNPUNISHED. THOSE INNOCENT PEOPLE YOU HAVE KILLED, WILL NOT MAKE YOU TO HAVE REST OF MIND EVEN IF U RELEASED BECAUSE I KNOW THAT THERE IS NO JUSTICE IN THIS COUNTRY.
April 10, 2016 at 9:14 PM
You shall have no peace, because you have murdered peace. If this allegations are right, i see no need for investigation? Waste the bastard just like he’s bn doing.
April 11, 2016 at 1:53 AM
If the allegations against him is true,let him be hang till death,see him ugly face. May your soul never find rest,ugly monster
April 11, 2016 at 2:50 PM
Hw can dis kind of soul hv rest? He z a beast working 4 d devil.
Non of dis evil doers shall go unpunish. Well done 2 our security agency
April 11, 2016 at 11:52 PM
good for him…ugly face
April 14, 2016 at 2:48 AM
Let them jail him not court hearings. I don’t know why they always time in this type of cases.
April 14, 2016 at 9:56 AM
Useless hopeless f**l,ur soul will never be at peace for killing innocent souls
April 14, 2016 at 2:08 PM
Black devil. Hell is your abode. The blood of the innocent souls shall be upon your head.