Nigeria President Buhari Signs Executive Order for Corrupt Persons.

Pic.19. President Muhammadu Buhari signing executive order number 6 at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Thursday (5/7/18). 03616/5/7/2018/Sumaila Ejiga/JAU/NAN

Buhari signs Executive Order 6 for “suspicious assets”. President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in a cabinet meeting signed into law Executive Order 6 for the preservation of suspicious assets connected with corruption. The new law seeks to prevent owners of assets under investigation for corruption from conducting any transaction on those assets. The executive order is mainly focused on Nigerian public officials who served between 1999 and 2015 and are under investigation for corruption by the country’s various anti-corruption bodies.

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