US Donates Non-lethal Military Equipment To Support Nigeria’s Anti-Terrorism Fight

The United States government has in its ongoing support to the ongoing Counter-terrorism and Counter-insurgency efforts in some parts of the country, especially the fight against the Boko Haram terrorists, donated various types of non-lethal military equipment to Nigeria.

This was contained in a statement released Wednesday by the Information Office, Public Affairs Section of the US Embassy, Abuja.

According to the statement, the United States Government on Monday, June 23 2014, at the Aguiyi Ironsi Cantonment, Brigade of Guards headquarters, Abuja, transferred to the Nigerian Army non-lethal transportation, communication and force protection equipment in support of the Nigerian Army’s battle against terrorism. [Thisday]