Allegedly Dead Nigerian Militant Appears in Video

A Nigerian militant leader who government forces claimed to have killed last month has apparently resurfaced in a video.
Abubakar Shekau, the self-declared leader of Islamist militant group Boko Haram, is seen in the video kneeling on a rug surrounded by armed and masked supporters, all dressed in military fatigues.
Speaking in Hausa, he says, “Here I am, talking and laughing at Nigerian authorities who misled the world that I am dead.”
Nigerian authorities …