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Malami explains controversial “Abacha Assets” statement

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Wednesday, defended his labelling of the just-repatriated $311m previously looted by the late Head of State, General Sani Abacha, as ‘Abacha assets.’

Abacha’s $267m loot seized in US

Nigeria has in another twist of fate lost a whopping $267m, equivalent to £210m which ex-military head of state, General Sani Abacha laundered through a Jersey bank account.

Obj lashes at Buhari again, says President taking Nigeria back to Abacha days

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has again lashed at President Muhammadu Buhari saying that Nigeria is sinking back to the dark days of Abacha which used state institutions to fight perceived enemies of the head of state.
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