Nigeria’s Boko Haram Backed by Foreign Interests, Nation Says

The Nigerian Islamic militant group, Boko Haram, is trained, funded and equipped by foreign interests, the Nation newspaper reported, citing the chief of army staff, Lieutenant General Azubuike Ihejirika.

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