A Survivor’s Story: What It’s Like To Be Attacked By Boko Haram

Source: Collen Curry / ABC News

The Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram gained worldwide notoriety this week after they admitted to kidnapping 300 high school girls last month and threatening to sell them into marriages.

But the group has long terrorized residents of northern Nigeria — especially Christians, according to one survivor of an attack.

Habila Adamu, a resident of northern Nigeria, survived a mass killing of Christians by Boko Haram two years ago and came to the United States to share his story last year.

He recalled how gunman bearing AK-47s went around his neighborhood shooting and killing Christians who refused to accept Islam.

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