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Stolen Funds Switzerland to return $230m to Nigeria

This was disclosed by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama while speaking to journalists about President Muhammadu Buhari’s achievements since assuming office a year ago.

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Switzerland is set to return about $230 million in stolen funds to Nigeria.

This was disclosed by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama while speaking to journalists about President Muhammadu Buhari’s achievements since assuming office a year ago.

Onyeama said further that more funds stolen from Nigeria would soon be retrieved from UK,US and Jersey Island, Leadership reports.

"These returns were some of the benefits of the President’s interaction with the international community since he took over,” the minister said.

Buhari recently made an appeal for the return of stolen funds stashed abroad after British Prime Minister, David Cameron described Nigeria as fantastically corrupt.

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Watch Buhari's response to Cameron below:

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