One of the factions of the deadly Boko Haram sect has unveiled a new video showing how the terrorists in their thousands observed prayers during the Eid ceremony.
The militant sect under the leadership of Abubakar Shekau showed members in three separate praying grounds in Borno and the Lake Chad area. Meanwhile, the leader of the faction, Shekau was obviously absent in the recording.
The recording, narrated in Hausa, showed was posted on YouTube on September 13, Tuesday, and the group said it was using it to send out message that it remained a strong force.
The Boko Haram faction threatened President Muhammadu Buhari, saying that its members are still many and stay resilient despite the Nigerian army operation that killed scores of its foot soldiers and recaptured Nigerian territory under its control. Read the group’s message in part: “This is our eid prayer from us and by the support of our leader Imam Abubakar Al-Shekau. We are extending our greetings to our people and fighters. “Message to the infidels and the leader of the entire infidels who is President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari, that he should know we are very strong and doing very good. “By the will of Allah under the leadership of our leader will capture Buhari with our hands. “My last message is to you Buratai, Kukasheka and the rest of the infidels. “You should know that this is a brand new video which we recorded today the 12th of September 2016, using the infidel’s calendar. “It is a new video, not an old one. It is a brand new video; (we hear) you are saying you will finish us with your fighter jets. “By the grace of God, you will see what we will do to you.