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Global Forum on Asset Recovery

Heather Merritt, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, said this in a telephonic news conference on Fighting Crime and Corruption in Africa.

Official: US to partner Nigeria in stolen assets recovery, repatriation

The US says it is committed and will continue to work closely with Nigeria on recovery and repatriation of stolen assets to the country.
Karen Pierce

Envoy: UK working with Nigeria to fight corruption

The United Kingdom says it is working with Nigeria to fight corruption through the provision of technical assistance and equipment to key agencies fighting financial and economic crimes.

President Buhari: We’ll spend $320m Abacha loot to support the poor

The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja announced that $320m stolen funds by former late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, would be spent on the Conditional Cash Transfer scheme of the administration to support the poor.

Federal govt tasked on transparency, accountability in General Abacha’s loot

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has urged the Federal Government to ensure transparency and accountability in the handling of recovered loots of former Head of State, late Gen. Sani Abacha.

US pledges continued support for Nigeria, EFCC

The U.S. Government has pledged to continue its support to the anti-corruption crusade of the Nigerian Government and particularly to strengthen the EFCC in this regard.

Switzerland to return $321m Abacha loot – Abubakar Malami

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (SAN), announced Thursday that negotiation has been concluded with Switzerland on the return of $321 million recovered from the late Abacha family.

Nigeria recovers $85m Malabu loot from UK – Abubakar Malami

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, Thursday announced that the Federal Government had just recovered $85million Malabu fund from the United Kingdom (UK).

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