Nigeria Drops Charges Against Abacha's Son


The government has withdrawn charges against Mohammed Abacha, son of late head of state, General Sani Abacha, accusing him of receiving billions allegedly stolen from the government between 1995 and 1998.

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Mohammed Abacha.

  • Nigeria:  Why We Dropped Nigeria's N100 Billion Stolen Funds Suit Against Abacha - Counsel

    Premium Times, 18 June 2014

    The Federal Government's counsel told the court that he was instructed by the Attorney-General of the Federation to withdraw charges against the suspect. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Government Drops N100 Billion Stolen Funds Charges Against Abacha

    Premium Times, 18 June 2014

    The government had accused Mohammed of receiving stolen property worth N100.38 billion. The money is believed to have been stolen by the late dictator when he was the Nigerian head ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG Drops Charges Against Mohammed Abacha

    Daily Trust, 19 June 2014

    Justice Mamman Kolo sitting at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, yesterday struck out all criminal charges leveled against Mohammed Sani Abacha, the eldest surviving ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  N100.38 Billion Scam - Court Discharges Mohammed Abacha

    Daily Independent, 18 June 2014

    An FCT High Court, on Wednesday, discharged Mohammed Abacha, son of late former Military Head of State , Gen. Sani Abacha, for allegedly receiving N100.38 billion worth of stolen ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  N446.3 Billion - FG Withdraws Charges Against Abacha

    This Day, 18 June 2014

    The Federal Government has withdrawn the charge it filed against Mohammed, son of the late General Sani Abacha. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Government Drops N100 Billion Stolen Funds Charges Against Abacha

    Premium Times, 18 June 2014

    The government had accused Mohammed of receiving stolen property worth N100.38 billion. The money is believed to have been stolen by the late dictator when he was the Nigerian head ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Money Laundering - Mohammed Abacha for Arraignment Today

    Daily Trust, 18 June 2014

    The Federal Government will today arraign Mohammed Abacha, the son of the late Head of State, General Sani Abacha in an FCT High Court. read more »

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