Nigerian man connected to deadly Boko Haram group arrested in Germany

A Nigerian man has been arrested in Germany on grounds of his connection with the deadly Nigerian Islamist-Jihadist sect, Boko Haram.

The 27-year-old Nigerian man was reported to be a suspected member of the sect and was also reported to be a suspect in the killing of several Nigerians during the sect’s several attacks on schools and a village.

The Federal Prosecutor identified the arrested Nigerian man as Amaechi Fred O. The 27-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday in Bavaria and was arrested a day later following the issuance of an arrest warrant.

The statement released by the Chief Prosecutor stated that the arrested Nigerian is strongly suspected of being a member of the foreign terrorist organization Boko Haram.

Amaechi Fred O. was also reported to have joined Boko Haram in 2013 and was said to have admitted to actively taking part in four attacks against Nigerian civilians during his one-year membership of the group.