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20th anniversary: Day Abacha became history

He came at a time Nigerians were praying for a change. When he ascended the throne in 1993, it was with an air of...
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Abacha funds: Swiss Govt paid $322m into Special CBN Account on Dec 18,...

  The attention of the Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has been drawn to false media reports of a “strongly-worded letter to the...
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Maryam Abacha Varsity graduates son, 479 others

No fewer than 480 students including Mustapha, the youngest son of late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, have graduated from the Maryam Abacha...
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Abacha: Swiss Govt to return $321m stolen funds to Nigeria

Switzerland will return to Nigeria about $321 million in assets seized from the family of former military ruler, General Sani Abacha, via a...

Buhari, Babangida and 31st anniversary of a palace coup

Today is the 31th anniversary of the coup which ousted Major-General Muhammadu Buhari and brought General Ibrahim Babangida to power. GABRIEL AKINADEWO writes on...
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18th anniversary: Day Abacha became history

  He came at a time Nigerians were praying for a change. When he ascended the throne in 1993, it was with an air of...

26th anniversary of the Orkar coup: Day Babangida’s security was breached

It is 26 years today that a deadly onslaught by some middle-level officers against the regime of the then Commander-in-Chief, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida,...

FG to recover additional $750m Abacha, £6.9m Ibori loot soon, reveals Justice Minister

The Federal Government is set to recover an additional $750 million of Abacha loot, Abubakar Malami, the Attorney- General of the Federation and...

Balance of money recovered from Abacha’s account stands at $26m, 19m pounds, says...

The Accountant-General of the Federation, Alhaji Ahmed Idris, on Thursday reported to the National Economic Council (NEC) that the balance of the money allegedly...