Tag: U.S

US To Impose Travel Sanctions On Orubebe, Dame Patience Jonathan And Others Who Made Politically-Inciting Remarks

Indications are rife that the United States government will impose travel sanctions on Nigerians, whose remarks were capable of inciting violence, during the general elections. Prominent among these people are First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, a former Niger Delta minister, Godsday Orubebe, ?and ?the ?governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema,[Read More…]

SERAP Calls On U.S To Check Government Handling Of Abacha’s Loot

By Chris Nomjov Civil society group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has suggested that the U.S. Department of Justice limits the Federal Government’s control or management of $480 million forfeited Abacha funds, through some form of repatriation agreement. SERAP believes such a limitation is necessary to ensure that[Read More…]