Boko Haram Rebrands, Changes Name

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BBC reports that the Jama’atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda’awati wal-Jihad, popularly known as Boko Haram has changed its name to Islamic State in West Africa, as well as releasing some new images.

Boko Haram has released new images of it’s fighters and are now calling itself Islamic State’s West Africa Province. In March, Boko Haram pledged allegiance to Islamic State.

Posted by BBC Africa on Thursday, April 23, 2015

This is in line with its commitment to ISIS earlier in March.



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