Newsonspot.com.ng reports that the factional leader of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Abubakar Shekau has appointed Abu Muhammad as the new commander of the group.
This follows the killing of the former Commander, Abu Fatim by the leader for alleged betrayal.
Newsonspot.com.ng gathered that Shekau shot and killed Fatim himself and two other commanders over an internal dispute relating to their loyalty to the Boko Haram sect.
A source quoted by PR Nigeria disclosed on Thursday, April 29, 2021, that two other senior Commanders were also eliminated by the ‘daredevil’ Shekau.
“Following an internal dispute, Shekau killed Abu Fatim, one other Commander and Amirul Fi’ya, who is a son to a renowned Bama businessman, Alhaji Modu Katakauma,” the source said.