Nigeria Approved Budget for T129 Atak
Transfer of the budget will proceed in 2023 to acquire six T129 helicopters. Turkiye and Nigeria inked a Defence Industry Cooperation Agreement in October 2021. This procurement is also within the scope of the 2021 agreement.
Nigeria is a patchwork of distinctive regions, including plains, swamps, deserts, mountains, and steamy jungles. Boko Haram is an Islamic terrorist organisation based in northeastern Nigeria. T-129’s Turkiye performance set an example to Nigeria’s struggle against Boko Haram.