The US Department of State’s Diplomatic Security Service is offering a reward of up to $7m (N2.5bn) for information leading to the arrest of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau.

The Rewards for Justice Program, which is the counter-terrorism rewards program of the US Department of State’s Diplomatic Security Service, said this in a tweet on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday.

The tweet reads, “The United States Department of State offers a reward up to $7m for information leading to the arrest of the terrorist, Abubakar Shekau, leader of Boko Haram.”

The news was announced via the RFJ_Francais official twitter account in a tweet.

See post below:

The post translate as follows:

The United States Department of State offers a #récompense up to $ 7 million for information leading to the arrest of the #terrorist Abubakar #Shekau , boss of #Boko_Haram .

#Whatsapp : +1 202 975 9195
#Telegram : @RFJ_Francais_bot