The Federal Government says it is going to signal a tripartite settlement with the Island of New Jersey and the United States of America for the repatriation of $321 million looted property.
This was disclosed in an announcement by the Special Adviser on Media and Public Relations to the workplace of the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Umar Gwandu.
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According to Gwandu, the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, is within the US to attend an annual three-day assembly of the United States-Nigeria Bi-national Commission in Washington DC.
File: Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami
He acknowledged that Mr Malami is anticipated to, on behalf of the Federal Government, signal the pact as a part of efforts to recuperate extra stolen funds stashed overseas.
The assertion mentioned the assembly is geared toward reviewing bilateral relationship and
taking obligatory steps to advance mutual curiosity in all diplomatic areas among the many two international locations.
Other FG delegation attending the occasion contains Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo; Minister of Defence, Maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi (retd); Minister of Foreign Affairs; Geoffrey Onyeama, National Security Adviser; Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd) in addition to Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development; Sadiya Umar Faruk.