A picture taken from a video on March 5, 2013 shows Abubakar Shekau (centre), the suspected leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, flanked by two armed and hooded fighters in an undisclosed place. Photo: AFP A picture taken from a video on March 5, 2013 shows Abubakar Shekau (centre), the suspected leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, flanked by two armed and hooded fighters in an undisclosed place. Photo: AFP
A picture taken from a video on March 5, 2013 shows Abubakar Shekau (centre), the suspected leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, flanked by two armed and hooded fighters in an undisclosed place. Photo: AFP

Call for Boko Haram peace talks masks ethnic tensions in Nigeria

A picture taken from a video on March 5, 2013 shows Abubakar Shekau (centre), the suspected leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, flanked by two armed and hooded fighters in an undisclosed place. Photo: AFP A picture taken from a video on March 5, 2013 shows Abubakar Shekau (centre), the suspected leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, flanked by two armed and hooded fighters in an undisclosed place. Photo: AFP
A picture taken from a video on March 5, 2013 shows Abubakar Shekau (centre), the suspected leader of Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram, flanked by two armed and hooded fighters in an undisclosed place. Photo: AFP
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