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Boko Haram conflict: Nigerian army 'will defeat insurgents'

A spokesman for the Nigerian army has insisted its forces will defeat the Islamist militant movement, Boko Haram.

Colonel Sami Usman Kukasheka spoke to the BBC after the group's leader pledged allegiance to Islamic State in an audio message posted online.

  • 08 Mar 2015
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