Nigeria Purchases Czech Weapons To Fight Boko Haram

The Nigerian government forces will buy Czech tanks, amphibious vehicles and rocket launchers to fight the militant Islamist group Boko Haram. According to Daily Mladá fronta Dnes (MfD), the spokesman of Excalibur Group, Andrej Čírtek, revealed that the Czech arms dealer is expected to deliver modernized Soviet-made tanks T-72 M1

Is The Beef Between Nigeria & U.S. Hindering Fight Against Boko Haram? [Must Read]

Relations between American military trainers and specialists advising the Nigerian military in the fight against Boko Haram are so strained that the Pentagon often bypasses the Nigerians altogether, choosing to work instead with security officials in the neighboring countries of Chad, Cameroon and Niger, according to defense officials and diplomats.