Tag: Abacha

Laoye Sanda: The man who saw tomorrow

By Owei Lakemfa THE story of Laoye Oluwole Sanda reads like fiction.…

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Oladipo Diya: The man who rode on a tiger’s back

By Owei Lakemfa IN the rascally days of the military, when generals…

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Diya, former Nigerian Military VP is dead

The former military Vice President of Nigeria, Lt Gen Oladipo Diya is…

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Sanni Abacha: The science of looting

By Promise Adiele Nigeria’s late maximum ruler, General Sanni Abacha has become…

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FG, USA sign MoU to repatriate $23m Abacha loot

From Olalekan Awojodu, Abuja The Federal Government of Nigeria and the government…

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‘Nigeria back to Abacha era’-Afenifere; Adams condemn attack on Igboho’s house

Acting National Leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo,…

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The battles of Ibadan in the June 12 uprising

By Owei Lakemfa. The bloody five-year pro-democracy uprising that forced the military…

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Women groups remember Kudirat, call for end to killings, kidnappings

Two Nigerian women groups, Women Arise, and Kudirat Initiative for Development(KIND) on…

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Justice Dolapo Akinsanya dies at 79

Justice Dolapo Funlola Akinsanya, the judge who on November 10, 1993, declared…

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New association records 1000 members as controversy on the split of NBA rages

Within 48 hours of its introduction, over 1000 lawyers have filled forms…

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Buhari’s speech underestimates Abacha’s $5b loot, says ASCAB

President Mohammadu Buhari’s claim that late dictator, Sanni Abacha stole $1b contradicts…

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Why Abacha killed Toyin, my son – the late Dr Onagoruwa

Culled by Richard Akinnola "General Abacha was not happy with my departure…

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