Lagos- The United States has placed a price tag of $7 million on Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau for anybody that can provide information that can lead to his capture, Premium Times reports.
The US which has been hesitant to declare Boko Haram a Foreign Terrorist Organisation, (FTO), has set in motion a massive manhunt for the terrorist leaders, who have spread insecurity across Nigeria and West Africa.
The US State Department, last year, designated three Boko Haram leaders as terrorists. They are Abubakar Shekau, Abubakar Adam Kambar and Khalid el Barnawi, all thought to have ties with a branch of Al-Qaeda.
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