It is a tale of two cities, and a tale of mis-perceptions. One city is rich and well off and healthy, while the other city is dirt poor, with residents dying from the food, poor services, and even...
I am pleased to stand before you and present a summary of my latest submission on this subject. The submission itself is about 20 pages long with 30 Appendices, providing documentary backing for all...

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Former Governor James Ibori of Delta continues to consolidate his reputation as one of the most ingenious and mindless embezzlers of state resources of all former state governors. Documents of his...
In several interviews with sources close to Mr. Andy Uba, a former domestic aide to President Olusegun Obasanjo, Saharareporters has been able to piece together how the controversial politician...
Documents available to Saharareporters paint a picture of how former Governor James Ibori of Delta State used international collaborators, offshore shell companies and local assistants to buy a...
The Nigeria Customs Service is unarguably one of the nation’s biggest revenue earners. In fact, available statistics show that revenue generated by the Service is second only to earnings...
Former Governor James Ibori of Delta State who last weekend cancelled his trip to Nigeria met secretly with top Nigerian police officers in a move to thwart his ongoing trial in London and pave the...
For the first time since the passage of the Alien Tort Claims Act (ATCS) in 1789, a United States District Court in Chicago presided over by Hon. Judge Matthew F. Kennelly will, on December 10, 2007...
November 2007 Issue How did a Kentucky entrepreneur, a Louisiana politician, and the vice president of Nigeria end up in one of the biggest scandals to hit America’s black elite in decades?
Predictably, the Nigerian Government has rejected the 2007 Human Rights Watch which severely criticized political practice in the country.  The government said the report made “unfair...
Correction: Saharareporters would like correct the date of the next hearing on Chief Ibori's case as November 13th 2007, our sources in the UK confirmed this earlier today. We apologize for any...
Barring a last minute change of plans, the former Governor James Ibori of Delta State—a target of a money laundering case in England—is scheduled to arrive in Nigeria tomorrow. Ibori, who...
  The legal intrigue aimed at frustrating the arrest and prosecution of former Governor James Ibori of Delta State continued today at a court in Benin City. The Federal High Court in Benin City, in...
The Kogi State Election Petitions Tribunal has nullified the April 2007 gubernatorial election in the state and ordered a fresh poll. Giving its ruling this morning the Justice Bako Maikeita-led...