The latest is The Washington Post, an American upscale newspaper, said to be currently planning a damning report on Nigeria’s oil and gas sector with particular focus on Nigeria’s former Petroleum Minister, Deziani Alison-Madueke. In the said investigative report, one Peter Whoriskey, a writer with the US-based newspaper, is up and about trying to sniff out the faintest information about Benedict Peters and his company, Aiteo Group.
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Professor Jega had said during an interview on the BBC Hausa Service on August 2, 2021 that both PDP and APC had failed the nation, and advised Nigerians not to entrust either of them with their mandate again.
So also has the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission invited foreign auctioneers to sell the jewelries seized from Nigeria’s former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Deziani Alison-Madueke.
Alison-Madueke is being prosecuted by the UK Government for corruption
An FCT High Court, Apo on Wednesday fixed October 3, for the arraignment of Deziani Alison-Madueke, former Minister of Petroleum on five counts bordering on conspiracy and illegal act of accepting and giving gratifications.
The absence of Deziani Alison-Madueke, former Minister of Petroleum on Monday in the FCT High Court, Apo stalled her arraignment on five-count charge bordering on fraud.
Magu told newsmen at a news conference in Abuja that the commission could not “wait endlessly’’ to prosecute the former minister on several allegations of impropriety against her while in office.
Speaking against the backdrop of the denial of his restated position that the past administration stole the country blind, the Vice President said the facts have long before been in the public domain and that some people are being prosecuted based on this
Alison-Madueke, who was reacting to a story on the withdrawal of the money from the NNPC account, stated these in a statement by her Media Adviser, Clem Aguiyi.
Mark will be grilled on issues pertaining to the slush funds shared by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Deziani Alison-Madueke, for the failed reelection bid of former President Goodluck Jonathan and another N2 billion allegedly paid into the account of the National Assembly during his tenure as the Senate president
The transaction means a $15 million loss on the property
The amount in question was part of the N23 billion allegedly doled out by former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, to influence the outcome of the 2015 presidential election
The former governor was said to have been grilled for over nine hours
The value of the properties was put at $22 million
Allison-Madueke, who is being investigated in the UK, had earlier urged the Federal Government to bring her back to the country to face corruption charges against her
The former minister is seeking to be joined as defendant in a N500 million fraud charge slammed on a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dele Belgore
The gratification was alleged to be geared at compromising electoral officers ahead the 2015 general election
Ibrahim, the Electoral Officer in charge of Yola South Local Government Area of Adamawa State, allegedly conspired with Sahabo, a retired INEC staff and Adamawa State coordinator of West African Network of Election Observers, during the 2015 presidential election to receive N362 million, part of the N23 billion bribe allegedly distributed by Diezani Alison-Madueke
Oduah, a former Minister of Aviation, said that Alison-Madueke should be tried in the court and be convicted before the seizure of her property.
The highly authoritative newspaper said top on the list of those being probed are the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen; Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State; his predecessor and the current Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; and the immediate past Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala