Nigeria’s embattled Senate President Bukola Saraki has even more ish on him as the recent Panama papers shows.
The 11 million files of the Panama-based office of Mossack Fonseca, has exposed top government officials from over 140 countries including Ghana, Rwanda, Ivory Coast and Nigeria in Africa.
James Ibori also further s=exposed in the files was shown to have acquired a $20 million jet among other things.
Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki already in deep trouble for several undeclared assets running into billions, is again a chief feature in the files for shipping and hiding State funds.
The report included several secret companies the firm helped the Sarakis, prominently Mrs Toyin Saraki, the Senator’s wife and his brother Laolu Saraki set-up and use to buy properties across the world in the tax havens.
SELECTED ENTITY: Saraki Investments Holdings Limited
PremiumTimes ran a story on it, which has listed scandals like”Mrs. Saraki is Landfield International Developments Ltd., a company registered in the British Virgin Islands on April 8, 2014. It’s registration number is 1819394 while its registered office is 1 Akara Blog., 24 De Castro Street, Wickhams Cay 1, Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Island.”
It is a surprise the man still walks free; but then that is the nature of governance and the colonial democracy as given to Africa by the White man. Rich thieves walk free while poor suspects are killed or at least detained before charge.