America set to go after Diezani Alison-Madueke

A former US State Department Nigeria specialist, Mathew Page, has suggested that a US civil forfeiture case to seize $144 million of assets from two cronies of Diezani Alison-Madueke, may just be the start of her legal troubles with America. US Justice Department last week filed an asset recovery case in Houston against Jide Omokore… Continue reading America set to go after Diezani Alison-Madueke

Missile Launch: U.S. urges global action against N/Korea

The U.S. has strongly condemned North Korea’s launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on Tuesday, calling for global action to stop the country from developing nuclear capability. The U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Pyongyang action represented a threat not only to the U.S. but to its allies and the entire global community.… Continue reading Missile Launch: U.S. urges global action against N/Korea

Retaliation: Russia to seize U.S. compounds, school

Six months after two properties belonging to Russia were seized by the U.S. government, Russia has threatened to return the favour if the properties were not released. Russia vowed to seize U.S. diplomatic property in Moscow and complicate life for an Anglo-American school unless Washington hands back the two diplomatic compounds before July. The daily Kommersant… Continue reading Retaliation: Russia to seize U.S. compounds, school