Congratulations to our most recent A-Holes of the Week, Boko Haram!
In their latest attack Boko Haram killed ten civilians in Yaounde, Cameroon. Suicide bombers killed five members of the same family and then when on to kill five more people a couple hours later.
People wounded by Boko Haram attacks.
Last week Boko Haram killed at least six people when suicide bombers attacked the town of Fotokol.
2.3 million people are displaced as they flee regions infested with Boko Haram.
In 2014 Boko Haram overtook ISIS as the world’s deadliest terror group. According to the Global Terrorism Index Boko Haram was responsible for 6,644 deaths in 2014 alone.
In the last six years Boko Haram has killed an estimated 20,000 people in their attempt to create a caliphate or Muslim state.
Chadian and Nigerian troops are making some headway in ousting Boko Haram terrorists in their areas.
Nigerian troops kill a Boko Haram terrorist.
Boko Haram terrorists use hit-and-run tactics and suicide bombings to create fear in populations they want to conquer primarily in Chad and Nigeria.
Image credit: “Wilayat al Sudan al Gharbi maximum territorial control” by 햄방이
Boko Haram was founded in 2002 and has grown stronger with each passing year.
The official name of Boko Haram is Willayat Gharb Afriqiya and loosely translates to “western education is forbidden”.
However you look at it Boko Haram has easily earned the title of A-Holes of the Week. Boko Haram please ascend the Thrill Throne of Shame!
Follow TTS on YouTube by clicking HERE!
Do you have a Thrilling video, photo, story or music you would like to see on our site? Send us your stuff by clicking HERE!
If we post your stuff you will win a TTS logo t-shirt!
Header image credit:www.channelstv.com