Chad executes 10 members of Boko Haram
August 30 , 2015
The convicts were executed by firing squad, the first time death penalty was used after the country strengthened its anti-terror measures.
The ten men were convicted of several crimes including murder and using explosives. Bahna Fanaye, a leader of the militant group, was among those executed.
Chad is playing a prominent role in fighting the Boko Haram, which has been targeting areas beyond the Nigerian border in recent months.