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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Despite Evidence, Buhari Regime Denies Bagudu’s $100 Million Claim To Abacha Loot – The Trent

    Abubakar Malami, the attorney general of the federation and minister of justice has asked the Nigerian public to disregard the story that the federal government is to pay Kebbi State governor, Atiku Bagudu, $100 million from the late Sani Abacha loot, describing the report as “unfounded and...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PDP accuses Buhari’s presidency of diverting Abacha’s looted funds, seeks Senate probe – Legit.ng

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the National Assembly to save the nation by immediately undertaking a forensic probe of the Buhari presidency, following an alleged report that the federal government is planning to pillage the looted funds repatriated by the United State...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Abacha loot: U.S., Nigeria disagree – Newtelegraph

    A fresh diplomatic hostility is currently brewing between Nigeria and the United States’ over the return of $100 million, which the American authorities say was stolen by the former Head of … Read more via Newtelegraph – https://ift.tt/32hpheJ Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro US Threatens To Call Back $308 Million Abacha Loot If It Is ‘Re-stolen’ In Nigeria – The Trent

    The United States Government has warned that it will recover the over $308 million looted and stashed abroad by the former head of state, the late Sani Abacha if it is re-stolen in Nigeria. The threat followed a February 4, 2020, repatriation pact the Nigerian government signed with … Read...
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    Politics EXCLUSIVE: Report exposes Diya, Aziza, Magashi for stealing Nigeria’s billions – Premium Times

    While Nigeria’s late dictator, Sani Abacha, relentlessly plundered public wealth, other senior military officers, one of them now a serving minister, were also, helping themselves with huge sums of money from the country’s treasury, an official report has shown. According to the report, the...
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    Politics FG, US to Sign Pact on $321m Abacha Loot – Thisdaylive

    The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), yesterday departed Nigeria to attend a three-day meeting of the United States-Nigeria Bi-national Commission in Washington DC. Malami at the meeting, is expected to sign a tripartite agreement on behalf...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Abacha/Ibori: Nigeria to receive $321m, €6m, explains how money will be spent – Daily Post Nigeria

    Nigeria and the Island of Jersey will soon sign an agreement with the United States Government for the repatriation of 321 million dollars looted by former Head of State, late Gen. Sani Abacha. NAN reports that Island of Jersey is self-governing and has its own financial and … Read more via...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics FG: How we’re using Abacha’s $322.5m loot – Newtelegraph

    The Federal Government has declared that the money recovered from the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, is being used in elevating poor Nigerians through the National Social Investment Office (NSIO) and the International Development Association, IDA/World Bank Credit programmes. In...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Buhari Needs To Apologise To Nigerians For Saying Abacha Didn’t Loot – Femi Falana – Information Nigeria

    Human right activist, Femi Falana, has urged president Muhammadu Buhari to issue an apology to Nigerians for saying Abacha, a former military dictator, didn’t loot. According to Falana, who made the call while speaking at a conference organized by the Human and Environmental Development Agenda...
  10. Nigeria Business News

    Business Falana Seeks Lawsuit Against Foreign Banks Keeping Looted Fund – Leadership Newspaper

    Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), has called on the federal government to filed suit against foreign banks keeping money looted from Nigeria. Falana made the call at a conference on “agenda setting for citizen’s interaction with stolen assets of Abacha loot recovery and utilization as...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro AbachaLoot: Son of late Gen. Sani #Abacha reacts – Instablog9ja

    AbachaLoot: Son of late Gen. Sani #Abacha reacts....... Read more via Instablog9ja – http://bit.ly/2IqJw0g Get More Nigeria Metro News
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2019: How Buhari, Osinbajo Are Re-Looting Abacha Loot – Fayose Claims – Naijaloaded

    The immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has described the Federal Government’s TraderMoni scheme as a … Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited Music & Entertainment Website – http://bit.ly/2F1YM3E Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Fayose alleges TraderMoni scheme is direct ‘re-looting’ of Abacha loot – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has said the Federal Government TraderMoni Scheme was not only an avenue for advanced votes buying but direct “re-looting of the Abacha loots.” … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News – http://bit.ly/2Sq5OTj Get...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Coalition Signs MoU with World Bank, FG on $321m Abacha Loot – Thisdaylive

    A coalition of concerned civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have appealed to the Federal Government not to allow unscrupulous and corrupt politicians divert the $321 million Abacha loot released by Swiss government for personal use. The coalition comprising New Initiative for Social...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ekiti, 2 Other SW States To Benefit From $321m Abacha Loot – P.M.EXPRESS

    Residents in Ekiti State are to benefit from the economic empowerment programme made from the $321 million loot recovered from the late former Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha. According to report by The Nation, two other states in the Southwest, Osun and Oyo, are also to benefit from … Read...
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    Politics Abacha loot: We have no information on $17 million to lawyers — Adeosun – Premium Times Nigeria

    Nigeria’s Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun says she has no information on a controversial request for the payment of $17 million to two lawyers regarding the repatriated $321 Abacha loot. The request for the payment was made by the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the … Read more...
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    Politics Joseph Eva: Abacha loot belongs to Niger Delta – TODAY.NG

    The National Co-ordinator, Ijaw Monitoring Group, IMG, Comrade Joseph Evah, has told the Federal Government to shelve the proposed idea of sharing the sum of $528 million Abacha loot.... Read more via TODAY.NG – https://ift.tt/2NB3jLE Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Why the Nigerian government cannot effectively share the recovered $321m Abacha loot – Techpoint.ng

    The Nigerian government is planning to distribute the next batch of loot from Swiss Authorities recovered from former military Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha. The presidency wants to share the recovered $321 million to vulnerable families in the country and according to the BBC, around...