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JUST IN: United States Government Agreed To Release Fresh $23M Abacha Loot To Nigeria Government -[FULL DETAILS]

JUST IN: United States Government Agreed To Release Fresh $23M Abacha Loot To Nigeria Government -[FULL DETAILS]

The United States government has agreed to repatriate over $23 million of looted funds diverted by late Head of State, Sani Abacha, to the Federal Government of Nigeria.

This was disclosed during a signing of agreement ceremony on Tuesday between the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami, and the U.S Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Beth Leonard.

Malami said the monies would be channeled towards the ongoing Abuja-Kaduna road and the 2nd Niger Bridge, Onitsha.

Recall that the FG had on May 4, 2020 confirmed the receipt of ($311,797,866.11) of the Abacha assets in the United States and the Bailiwick of Jersey...TAP.TO.READ MORE.

The exact amount the late head of state looted is unclear and has been a subject of litigation especially by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project.

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