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About Boko Haram´s financial sources.

Africa Security News.- A wanted poster for Boko Haram terrorist leader Abubakar Shekau is pasted on a wall in a village in, Nigeria. Photo Credit AFP Getty Images.

Africa Security News.- A wanted poster for Boko Haram terrorist leader Abubakar Shekau is pasted on a wall in a village in, Nigeria. Photo Credit AFP Getty Images.

Boko Haram has ample cash in a part of Nigeria and West Africa where money is scarce.  Its weapons have shifted from relatively cheap AK-47s in the early days of its post-2009 embrace of violence to desert-ready combat vehicles and anti-aircraft/anti-tank guns.Where do they get it?  Here’s a look at what we know, and what we suspect, about the organization’s financial support: GO TO SOURCE