Nigeria to Renew Military Partnership with Germany

26 January 2011 (Last Updated January 26th, 2011 18:30)

The Nigerian federal government is willing to renew its partnership programmes with Germany to improve its military operations, defence minister Prince Adetokunbo Kayode has confirmed. The partnership will help reinvigorate the country's efforts in the areas of military training, defenc

The Nigerian federal government is willing to renew its partnership programmes with Germany to improve its military operations, defence minister Prince Adetokunbo Kayode has confirmed.

The partnership will help reinvigorate the country's efforts in the areas of military training, defence technology and in the capacity building of its military personnel.

The German military training partnership with Nigeria dates back to 2001.