Nigeria Loot - Group Wants Former Presidents Investigated
After a court ruling on the audit of the recovered loot from various governments around the world, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the audit committee's investigation to former presidents Goodluck Jonathan, Umaru YarAdua and Olusegun Obasanjo's administrations - this as the court found that "successive governments since the return of democracy in 1999 'breached the fundamental principles of transparency and accountability".
Daily Trust, 11 December 2017
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has said that it welcomes the inauguration of the Audit Committee on the Recovery and Management of Stolen Assets as a… Read more »
President Muhammadu Buhari, former president Goodluck Jonathan, top right, former president Olusegun Obasanjo, bottom left and late former president Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, right.
This Day, 11 December 2017
A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari welcoming the inauguration of the… Read more »
The government and Switzerland have agreed on the repatriation of U.S.$321 million looted from Nigeria during late former head of state Sani Abacha's administration. Read more »
President Muhammadu Buhari says that the committee will audit all accounts in which the recovered assets were lodged to ensure reports submitted to him are accurate. He directed ... Read more »