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‘‘Close To $1bn Stolen Funds Recovered’’ – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that about $1bn was recovered from funds stolen from previous undemocratic administration. The President stated this in an article published in Newsweek, a United States-based magazine. Buhari, in his article, stated that the country could move forward with road, rail and power station construction, “partly under own resources, thanks to […]

Abacha Loot: Nigerian Govt Denies Planning To Pay Bagudu $100m

The Nigeria government has denied reports  by the US Government which claims that it is planning to hand over about $100 million of the money looted by former Head of State, Sani Abacha, to the governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu. In court papers filed before the District Court for the District of Columbia in […]

FG To Sign Pact For Return Of $321m Abacha Loot

The Federal Government is set to sign a tripartite pact with the United States of America and the Island of New Jersey for the repatriation of $321m looted by the late former Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha. The spokesperson for the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), Dr. Umar […]