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Brief History Of Corruption In Nigeria (copied) - Must Read by pineed(m): 3:23pm On May 24, 2017
(1) *1960-1966:*
Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa- no public funds stolen.

(2) *1966*
Major Gen. Aguyi Ironsi- no public funds stolen.

(3) *1966-1975:*
Gen. Yakubu Gowon- little stealing of public funds began gradually.

(4) *1975-1976:*
Gen. Murtala Muhammad- zero tolerance for corruption and indiscipline.

(5) *1976-1979:*
Gen. Olusegun Obasanjo- Military heads started owning huge property, oil blocs running into millions of dollars.

(6) *1979-1983:*
Alhaji Shehu Shagari- looting galore by ministers party functionaries and other government big wigs.

(7) *1984-1985:*
Major Gen. Muhammadu Buhari- zero tolerance for corruption and indiscipline. Some corrupt politicians bagged 200 years jail terms.

(cool *1985-1993:*
Gen Ibrahim Babangida- freed all jailed politicians; liberalized the architecture. In one fell swoop about $12b varnished.

(9) *1993-1998:*
Gen. Sani Abacha- over $25b looted in four turbulent years.

(10) *1998- 1999:*
Gen. Abdulsalam Abubakar- about $2b looted in 11 months.

(11) *1999- 2007:*
Chief Olusegun Obasanjo- His bank account said to have grown from #20,000 after leaving prison to multi-billion dollars with choice properties across major cities.
$16b allegedly meant for electric power projects vanished. Another # 300b ($2b) for roads disappeared.

(12) *2007-2010:*
Alhaji Umar Yar'Adua- reserved and sick. Looted funds have not been traced to his regime.

(13) *2011-2015:*
Dr. Goodluck Ebelle Jonathan- in 2011 elections about N2.6tr disappeared.

Over $31b stolen in 2yrs.

Another $2.6b was stolen in 2015 elections.

More relevations on stolen public funds during his tenure are still emerging.

Source: The Sunday sun May 15, 2016. Page 22.0.). Amina Dabo.

(14) *2015 - date.* PMB. Integrity, Zero tolerance for corruption, recovery of looted funds....

It is well with Nigeria.
Re: Brief History Of Corruption In Nigeria (copied) - Must Read by Iamwrath: 4:54pm On May 24, 2017

This should feature abeg, Number 7 Is very very interesting and i know Wailers / Liepobs will not like it

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Re: Brief History Of Corruption In Nigeria (copied) - Must Read by angeltolly(f): 5:49pm On May 24, 2017
Issokay embarassed

Re: Brief History Of Corruption In Nigeria (copied) - Must Read by commoditiesnig: 6:12pm On May 24, 2017
Its baffling to know that after all the decades of looting and ravaging of our sovereign wealth, this nation is still standing (albeit weak).

Other countries that have gone through same or even half what we've been through are already in total disarray, eg Venezuela.

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