U.S. citizens have took to social media to blasts Nigeria, says their government will not sell arms to the country due to human rights abuses committed by its soldiers in the north-east, and for voting against Jerusalem.
The vote against America which is the main reason the US government will refused to sell weapons to the Nigerian Government and not even Israel will save you.. “Americans Blast”.
Remember President Buhari during a speech at the United States Institute for Peace (USIP), pleaded with the US.
government to review the law in order for it to give the needed assistance to Nigeria in crushing Boko Haram. He went further to note that in the case of Nigeria, the Leahy Law was applied by the US on the grounds of unproven allegations of human rights violations levelled against the Nigerian Armed forces, a development that had denied the country access to appropriate strategic weapons to wipe out Boko Haram, and not for citizens.
U.S citizens petition that “the military’s human rights record in Nigeria is utterly dismal and the Nigerian government’s commitment to the rule of law is even worse off.” the said