Follow RT for the latest breaking news on Boko Haram, which is a Jihadist militant organization based in Nigeria, and also active in Niger, Cameroon, and Chad. Boko Haram was established in 2002 by a Nigerian Muslim, Mohammed Yusuf, who was the leader of the organization until 2009, when he was killed. Boko Haram has been led by Abubakar Shekau since then. Get news and information on the founding of Boko Haram and its leaders’ backgrounds. Boko Haram has killed tens of thousands of people, and is one of the deadliest terrorist groups in the world. Find news and updates on the activities of Boko Haram and other terrorist organizations.