How The Wealthy Are Living: See Inside Osborne Apartment Where $50m Loot Was Recovered

Osborne towers at night


Recovered loot aside, Nigeria’s elite and political thieves live in affluence. The Osborne Towers on 16 Osborne road where $50 million was recovered is a spectacle to the eyes.

These apartments costs nothing less than well over a million dollars a piece. Governor Rotimi Amaechi, former governor Peter Obi, Sacked NNPC Managing Director Nnamdi-Ogbue, Mo Abudu, Senator Yayi among others are believed to own apartments in the luxury building.

Here is from the listing on fcNigeria

Osborne towers at night

Osborne Towers is the most prestigious property in Ikoyi. Located on No 16 Osborne Road Ikoyi, it comprises of 4 bedroom all en-suite apartments. The attention to detail in this property is impeccable. Marble floors, Granite in the bathrooms, Italian fully fitted kitchen, scullery, club houses etc.

  •  What facilities do Osborne Towers have?

The facilities include Fitted Kitchen, Swimming pool, A health and fitness centre, Sauna,   Massage Pavilion, Squash Court, Club House, Internet Facility, 2 750 KVA Caterpillar Generators, Dedicated Transformer, Video Door Entry telephone, CCTV. All appliances are by Siemens, Wardrobes by Julius Berger, Otis elevators, Panasonic Air conditioners, to ensure quality on all levels of the property.

  •  What is the Configuration of Osborne Towers?

There are 20 units of 4 bedroom apartments and 2 units of 4 bedroom Penthouses. There are two units of 4 bedroom apartments per floor and the Penthouses are on 2 floors. 

  • What is the size of an apartment?

Each apartment is approximately 300 square meters. 

  •  Who are the contractors?

The main contractors are a well known reputable company called Cappa & D’Alberto.  We have other contractors like ETCO who were in charge of all the electrical, Julius Berger who did the wardrobes and Turi, an Italian family owned company who has been in business for over 100 years provided the kitchen and doors.

  • Is it true Osborne Towers won a Real estate and Décor Award?

Osborne Towers won the much coveted 2011 International Residential Award for the Best Residential Property Interior in Africa because of the High quality of its finishing, internal design, and décor.

Images and brief courtesy fcNigeriabriefyourmarket

And here again is the secret Osborne Towers held

$43.4 million…