Buhari’s speech underestimates Abacha’s $5b loot, says Falana
President Muhammadu Buhari’s claim that late dictator, General Sanni Abacha stole $1b contradicts the figures earlier released by his own officials, the Alliance for Surviving COVID-19 and Beyond(ASCAB) led by prominent Nigerian human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has said.
Asset recovery and 2019 elections
The year 2018 is on its death knell. That knelling relentlessly brings Nigerians closer to the 2019 General Elections at a pace quicker and faster than we all imagine. Therefore, one question Nigerians are already preoccupied with has to do with the choice of president for the next four years. And of course there is…
Of Abacha loot, Malami and twisted narrative
A narrative in a section of the media about the repatriation of our national assets stashed in a number of foreign jurisdictions by the late former head of state, General Sani Abacha, has been insidiously skewed against the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami....
Olu Onagoruwa: Stood tall... almost till the end
When his death was announced last Friday at the age of 80 years, the memory of human rights lawyer, Dr. Olu Onagoruwa that was rekindled in the public consciousness...
Abacha loot is a media creation, says Bamaiyi
Former Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. General Ishaya Bamayi(rtd )has described Abacha loot as a media creation, insisting that former Head of State, General Sanni Abacha did not loot the nation’s treasury as many Nigerians have been made to believe.
Fayose commends Abacha, Fayemi, others
As Ekiti State celebrated the 20th anniversary of its , Governor Ayodele Fayose, yesterday, commended the contributions of the late military dictator, Gen, Sanni Abacha and his vision, which led to the creation of the state.