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    Politics Nigeria rejects US senator’s query over $300 million Abacha loot repatriation – Daily Times Nigeria News
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    Politics Second Niger Bridge partly funded with recovered loots – Senate Committee – The Guardian Nigeria News
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    Politics Abacha Loot: PDP Asks National Assembly To Probe Buhari Administration – Channels Television

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the National Assembly to save the nation by immediately undertaking a forensic probe of the Muhammadu Buhari administration. This comes against the backdrop of reports in which the United States Department of Justice alleged that the Nigerian...
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    Politics $100m to Bagudu: Obasanjo’s govt reached agreement with Kebbi gov ― Presidency – Vanguard News

    THE Presidency has said that there was no iota of truth in the report that President Muhammadu Buhari has agreed to give out $100 million from the recovered loot from late Sani Abacha to the Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get...
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    Politics US opposes move by FG to hand over $100m recovered Abacha loot to indicted Governor –

    A fresh diplomatic row is 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 State, late Gen. Sani Abacha. It is understood that the U.S. is ‘seriously’ opposing plans by the Federal Government to...
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    Politics Investigation: N1.4trn Abacha loot returned in 18 years – Daily Trust – Daily Trust

    Nigeria has over the past 18 years recovered $4.6 billion (1.4trn) allegedly looted from the nation’s treasury and stashed abroad by the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha. Data on the recoveries collated by Daily Trust indicates that the funds were repatriated mainly from four... Read...
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    Metro Abachaâs family loses bid to access bank accounts in Switzerland, UK and others – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The Supreme Court on Friday February 7, struck out a lawsuit filed by the family of late former Head of State, Sani Abacha to access some bank accounts in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Jersey, Liechenstein and Luxembourg... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get...
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    Politics Apex Court Declines to Unfreeze Foreign Accounts Belonging to Abacha Family – Thisdaylive

    The Supreme Court, yesterday, declined a request by family members of the late Head of state, General Sani Abacha to unfreeze accounts belonging to him and other members of the family in foreign countries..... Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Looted funds: Abacha is innocent, loots were stolen by his successors – Al-Mustapha –

    Major Hamza Al-Mustapha has said that the funds being repatriated by foreign banks were never looted by late Sani Abacha. Al-Mustapha said his principal is being accused of looting funds that were stolen by leaders who took over power after his death.... Read more via –...
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    Metro Repatriated cash was looted by successors not Abacha – Abacha’s former Chief Security Officer, Major Hamza Al-Mustapha – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, the ex-Chief Security Officer of former Head of State Gen. Sani Abacha, has stated that the $318,460,329 due to be repatriated from the United States was not stolen by his former boss..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics El-Rufai revokes Abacha property’s C-of-O over debt – Newtelegraph

    Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has revoked the Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) of the comatose Durbar Hotel in Kaduna. The state government recently demolished the hotel which has been in.... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics ‘Why U.S. attached conditions to return of $308m Abacha loot’ – The Guardian Nigeria News

    In spite of President Muhammadu Buhari winning the 2018 African Union (AU) Anti-Corruption Champion Award, the United States seems not to trust the Nigerian government to properly utilise the $308 million Gen. Sanni Abacha’s loot stashed away in Jersey for.... Read more via The Guardian...
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    Politics Obasanjo’s selfish letters landed him in prison —Yakasai – Vanguard News

    Tanko Yakasai, a founding member of Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, yesterday said writing “unpatriotic” letters is a peculiar attitude of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Reno to El-Rufai: Before you label Southerners Yahoo Yahoo, remember Abacha is world’s biggest thief – Vanguard News

    I was shocked when I saw the headlines. To be sure I was not a victim of sensationalised news coverage, I went and read his comments in detail. Reno Omokri and Nasir el-Rufai INEC under pressure to tamper with... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics “It is easy to see and discern who the real villain and traitor is between Obasanjo and Kingibe in this matter” – Fani Kayode Replies Kingibe – Inform

    Fani Kayode, a former minister for aviation, has called Babagana Kingibe the real villain of democracy after the latter claimed that former president Olusegun Obasanjo was one of the architects of June 12 annulment.... Read more via Information Nigeria – Get More...
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    Politics June 12: PMB Supporting Truth, Justice – MURIC – Leadership Newspaper

    The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has hailed President Buhari for coming out boldly in support of truth, justice and fair play by recognising June.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Business M.K.O Abiola: From bank clerk to multi-millionaire CEO and national icon – Nairametrics

    Moshood Abiola Kashimawo (24 August 1937–7 July 1998) is one of the few Nigerian nationalists who, during their lifetime and death, need no introduction. He became a household name after establishing and... Read more via Nairametrics – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Politics ‘Saraki led the Senate like Abacha’, says PDP lawmaker – Pulse Nigeria

    A PDP Senator says Saraki led the 8th Senate like military dictator, Sani Abacha. An Ebonyi lawmaker, Senator Obinna Ogba, says Senate President Bukola Saraki led the upper chamber.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Senator compares Bukola Saraki to late dictator Sani Abacha – TODAY.NG

    The senator representing Ebonyi central, Obinna Ogba, has likened the leadership style of the outgoing Senate president, Bukola Saraki, to that of Nigeria’s late military.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics What we’re doing about Abacha’s $300m, by FG – Daily Trust

    Negotiations between Nigeria, the United States of America and the Island of Jersey for the return of fresh $300m from former Head of State, late General Sani Abacha, has reached an advanced stage, Daily Trust heard yesterday.... Read more via Daily Trust – Get More...