THE Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami has said that the major financier of the Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo (aka) Igboho is a member of the National Assembly.
Addressing a press conference on Investigation Reports On Acts Of Terrorism And Allied Offences Perpetrated By Nnamdi Kanu And Report On the Sponsors And Financiers Of Sunday Igboho And Associates on Friday, Malami said that the report revealed that Igboho is the owner of Adesun International Concept Limited through which a total sum of N127,145,000 was received by Igboho from his financiers between 22nd October 2013 and 28th September, 2020.
“A total sum of N273,198,200 transaction outflow was recorded from Sunday Igboho’s account between 15th March, 2013 and 11th March, 2021.
“The report found connections of financial transaction between Adesun International Concept Ltd and some construction companies and businesses, among others.
“It might be recalled that Abbal Bako & Sons and its promoter Abdullahi Umar Usman are suspects in the on-going Joint Terrorist Financing Investigation.
“Abdullahi Umar Usman is, by way of financial transaction, connected to Surajo Abubakar Muhammad (who was sentenced to life imprisonment in UAE on charges of financing terrorism (Boko Haram),” Malami said.
On the activities of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu and his following, the Attorney-General stated that Kanu was receiving supports from both within and outside Nigeria.
He said, “We have also established that Kanu is not alone in his subversive activities.
“He has accomplices in Nigeria and abroad, individuals and groups as well as state and non-state actors who are aiding and facilitating his campaign against the people and state of Nigeria.
“Some of the state actors aided KANU, even as a fugitive, in his destructive mission, ignoring the terrorist nature of his activities.
“We call on these countries to desist from aiding subversive acts by KANU and IPOB against the state of Nigeria and its people.”