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Boko Haram launches radio station: 4 things we know

A screengrab taken on October 2, 2014 from a video released by the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and obtained by AFP shows group leader Abubakar Shekau Boko Haram (AFP)

Reports making rounds say infamous terrorist sect Boko Haram has launched a radio station. Here are four facts according to Voice of America (Hausa service):

  • The FM station is broadcasting on 96.8 frequency.
  • Residents of Tolkomari village, North Cameroon confirmed being able to tune in to the channel.
  • According to reports from VoA, the station broadcast programmes to counter media reports of victory claims by troops from Nigeria, Chad, Cameroon and Niger Republic against the sect.
  • Efforts are being made by the ‎Cameroonian government to locate the radio station and dismantle it

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