• Prof Sagay- UK, and others to return Nigeria’s Stolen Funds

    Prof Sagay- UK, and others to return Nigeria’s Stolen Funds

    The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), said some countries of the countries where corrupt Nigerians have hidden monies stolen from Nigeria have promised to return such money.

    Sagay listed the countries to include Switzerland, United States of America and United Kingdom.

    He disclosed these in Lagos during an interactive session with newsmen and members of Civil Society Organisations.

    He said his committee had in the last one year engaged in series of activities, including interfacing with […]

  • Switzerland sets to return $321m Abacha loot

    Switzerland sets to return $321m Abacha loot

    The Switzerland government has said it would soon return the sum of $321m Abacha loot in Switzerland as part of its commitment towards fighting money laundering and other transnational crimes in that country.

    The Swiss Ambassador to Nigeria, Eric Mayoraz, made the disclosure on Friday during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on Mutual Legal Assistance on criminal matters, between the Swiss government and the Federal Government of Nigeria in Abuja.

    The ambassador, who stated that the MOU is aimed at […]

  • France draw with Switzerland to take top spot in Group A

    France draw with Switzerland to take top spot in Group A

    France and Switzerland finished first and second respectively in Group A after a goalless draw in Lille on Sunday.

    Paul Pogba and Dimitri Payet both hit the woodwork for France as the Euro 2016 hosts clinched the point they needed to secure top spot.

    France boss Didier Deschamps, whose side had already qualified for the round of 16, made five changes to his starting lineup, with Pogba and Antoine Griezmann among those restored while Payet and Olivier Giroud were rested.

    Switzerland — who […]