U.S. no longer hiding place for corrupt Nigerian officials- Envoy

Nigeria says it is willing to fully cooperate with the U.S. to ensure that government officials who steal public funds do not find a safe harbour in that country. Adebowale Adefuye, Nigerian Ambassador to the U.S., told reporters in Washington D.C on Saturday, that a zero-tolerance to corruption remained a key feature of President Goodluck Jonathan's administration. Senior U.S. Government officials had confirmed the revocation of visas granted to some former government officials linked to corrupt ...
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Added July 17, 2010
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