Suddenly ,Achigbu Discontinues Attempt to Claim ‘$15 Million Ibori Bribe’ Money



The sudden attempt to claim the $15 Million bribe allegedly offered by Ex Governor James Ibori to former EFCC Chairman ,Nuhu Ribadu  has been discontinued.

A  two-page notice of discontinuance   which was filed  at the High Court on the 29th of August ,2012 said “the intervener/applicant hereby discontinues  suit  against all the respondents herein”.Chibuike Achigbu was  the Intervener /applicant  who  earlier sought to claim  the money .

But the affidavit  earlier deposed to had also revealed that the fund was a donation aimed at PDP candidates in past  elections .Andy Uba’s name was also mentioned as the man who handed over the money to EFCC’s of Operation at the time , Ibrahim Lamorde .He  is now the Chairman of the antigraft agency.

The attempt to claim the money has led to calls a probe into the bribery case.

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