President Buhari calls for repatriation of stolen assets without legal obstacles

President Muhammadu Buhari at the AU Summit in Nouakchott, Mauritania has called on nations where looted assets have been stashed to release them without the usual long technicalities involved in the process of repatriation. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina disclosed this in a statement.

President Buhari in his introductory remarks as the leader of the African Union theme of the year, Winning the Fight against Corruption, A Sustainable Path to Africa’s Transformation, said all hands must be on deck to achieve this. President Buhari also appraised the anti-corruption efforts, noting that workshops were organized in different regions to create awareness on the war against corruption.