By Ajogwu Jerry

The Nigerian Army on Thursday received some large cache of assorted arms and ammunition from its foreign defense partners.

Briefing newsmen at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, the Chairman of the Reception Committee, Brig Gen Olufemi Akinjobi said the weapons will support the ongoing efforts to upgrade the armory of the Nigerian Army.

Other items received by the team include engines of armoured tanks, bullet proof vests and spare parts of armoured vehicles.