Nigeria’s Boko Haram Rejects Amnesty Deal

The leader of Nigeria’s militant Islamist sect Boko Haram has rejected the idea of any potential amnesty offered by the government.
 
In an audio recording released to the media Thursday, Abubakar Shekau, the purported head of the group, says the militants have not done anything wrong that requires amnesty. He says that it is Boko Haram that should grant the Nigerian government a pardon.
 
He goes on to say his group’s aim is to avenge the killings of Muslims and what he …