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Former minister of state for petroleum resources Ibe Kachikwu Mentioned in Diezani Alison-Madueke’s UK criminal charges

Ibe Kachikwu Mentioned in Diezani Alison-Madueke’s UK criminal charges.…..CONTINUE READING>>>>>>

Former minister of state for petroleum resources, Ibe Kachikwu Former minister of state for petroleum resources, Ibe Kachikwu

Ibe Kachikwu, a former minister of state for petroleum resources, has been mentioned in the criminal charges levelled against Diezani Alison-Madueke, a report by The Cable confirmed.

Alison-Madueke, who was Nigeria’s minister of petroleum resources between 2010 and 2015, is charged with receiving bribes in the form of cash, luxury goods, flights on private jets and the use of high-end properties in Britain in return for awarding oil contracts.

In the court process seen by TheCable, Kachikwu was mentioned alongside Benedict Peters, Aiteo chief executive officer (CEO) and Haruna Momoh, a former managing director of pipelines and product marketing company (PPMC).

Other Nigerians mentioned in the court process are Olatimbo Bukola Ayinde and Doye Agama.

According to the court process, Kachikwu was bribed in August 2015 “with the intention of influencing his capacity as a foreign public official.”

The court document added that the act was contrary to sections 6 and 11 of the Bribery Act 2010.

According to earlier reports, Diezani Alison-Madueke was granted a £70,000 bail in the United Kingdom (UK) court over a £100,000 bribery allegation.

The PostReporters reports that, the former minister appeared before Michael Snow of the Westminster Magistrates Court in the UK on Monday, October 2, where she was granted bail.…..CONTINUE READING>>>>>>

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