”Some of the former governors include one from the South-South, two from North Central, two from the Northeast, one from the Northwest, and one from the Southwest,” someone familiar with the matter said. One of the former ministers, who was alleged to own two houses in Dubai, was said to have served as a front for a former First Lady. Another ex-minister had bought some malls through a few cronies in Dubai. The list of such agents is being screened.
“Certainly, the anti-graft agency has tightened the noose on these former public officers and there is no hiding place for them. “The success of the collaboration between the Federal Government team and the UAE Government will determine when EFCC will release the concessions on some of these PEPs. Very soon, we will unveil these ex-political office holders.”
The more stolen monies recovered in Nigeria, the better the economy would be. Hopefully, with the loot in Dubai and those in Switzerland among other foreign countries restored, Nigeria would be wealthy again.