Better known as Yéro, the man is described by the Burkinabè security services as being brutal and without charisma. Se knowing actively sought, Jafar Dicko50, multiplies the journeys between the center of Mali and the north of Burkina Faso, more particularly in the area of Djibo.
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Native of Pétéga, in the commune of Nassoumbou (province of Soum), he studied Koranic et has knowledge of Arabic. “Jafar Dicko is versatile and known to be violent,” explains a Burkinabè security source. But, to explain the resurgence of jihadist violence in recent months in the country, the new authorities do not only question his personality.