Simon Naoum, the unofficial weapons supplier to the Nigerian army

The Nigerian army has been looking to broker Simon Naoum to purchase munitions for its combat against Boko Haram and armed militia groups in north-western Nigeria. However, this business relationship goes against President Buhari's order to exclude third parties from weapons deals. [...] (345 words)
Issue dated 18/11/2021 Reading time 2 minutes
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