Will Obama send someone to go through the wild jungles of Nigeria to help the victims of Boko Haram as 2000 are dead?

Fat Chance-China has to give much attention to other areas with large oil reserves, particularly sub-Saharan Africa. Although lacking the Middle East’s giant reserves, many sub-Saharan African states, most notably Nigeria and Angola, have large untapped fields of oil and natural gas. Once almost solely controlled... show more Fat Chance-China has to give much attention to other areas with large oil reserves, particularly sub-Saharan Africa. Although lacking the Middle East’s giant reserves, many sub-Saharan African states, most notably Nigeria and Angola, have large untapped fields of oil and natural gas. Once almost solely controlled by colonial powers and the IOC’s, Angola and Nigeria are rapidly developing ties with both Chinese oil companies and the Chinese government. As Chinese oil giants such as CNOOC, CNPC, and Sinopec expand their reserves by purchasing shares in Angolan and Nigerian oil fields, the Chinese government reinforces its position in these countries by assisting in infrastructure projects, forgiving debts, and giving loans and grants.
Update: http://www.aucegypt.edu/huss/pols/Khamasin/pages/article.aspx?eid=14
Update 2: http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/01/09/boko-haram-may-have-killed-2000-people-in-one-attack/
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