Switzerland returned $322.5m Abacha loot with interest, says Envoy
Switzerland said it has returned all the money kept in the country by late Nigeria’s Head of State Gen. Sani Abacha, with 1.5 million dollars interest.
FG signs MoU to enhance return of assets stashed in Switzerland
President Muhammadu Buhari has ratified a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Nigeria, the Swiss Federal Council and the International Development Association to facilitate the return of illegally acquired assets to the country. The President said the return of the illegal assets would not only boost his administration’s anti-corruption drive, but also provide additional funds for…
Nigeria, Switzerland sign legal pact to end dumping
AS a key element of modern trade policy, the Federal Government, Tuesday, entered into agreement with...
Snow traps 13,000 tourists at Swiss Alpine resort Zermatt
Heavy snowfall has trapped some 13,000 tourists at Zermatt, one of Switzerland's most popular ski stations, the Alpine resort said Tuesday.
Switzerland expels French-Tunisian man over terror fears
Swiss police said Saturday they had expelled a person facing criminal charges in Switzerland for suspected links to a terrorist group, over fears he poses a threat to national security. Federal police confirmed to AFP their "decision to expel a person who is facing (Swiss) criminal charges for participation in, or lending support to, a…
'This time we've got Ronaldo', Pepe warns Swiss
Portugal defender Pepe warned Switzerland that Tuesday's decisive World Cup qualifying clash in Lisbon would be "completely different" with Cristiano Ronaldo available for the European champions.
New digital piggy bank helps Swiss kids save
In Switzerland, one of the world's wealthiest countries, financial planning starts young.
Eight missing after landslide in Swiss Alps
Eight people, including German, Austrian and Swiss citizens, are missing following a landslide that forced the evacuation of a village in the Swiss Alps, police said Thursday.
Swiss police say Muslim prayer hall shooter found dead
Swiss police said Tuesday that they had found the body of a man suspected of opening fire and injuring three men at a Muslim prayer hall in Zurich.