EFCC Makes Move to Seize Diezani Alison-Madueke’s Assets In the U.S.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is
set to seize properties in the United States belonging to
Former Petroleum Resources Minister Diezani Alison-
In the last one year, the EFCC has traced assets and items
worth about $10billion to Mrs. Alison-Madueke and her
business associates, Mr. Kola Aluko and Chief Jide
The EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu, reportedly just returned
from the US where he discussed the move with relevant
Speaking about the development, a top EFCC source said:
“We have located some assets allegedly owned by Diezani and
some of her business associates in the United States. We are
already collaborating with the US Government to attach these
“In fact, the EFCC chairman, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, spent about
one and a half weeks in the US to work with the relevant
agencies to trace Diezani’s properties, some of which are
believed to have been secured through business fronts like
Kola Aluko.
“We have submitted relevant documents to the US authorities
in order to facilitate the seizure of the assets.”

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