Nigeria: President Buhari Unveils New Anti Corruption Laws

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has sent two executive bills tailored towards fighting corruption and its framework in the country to the National Assembly.

The bills are Money Laundering Prevention and Prohibition Bill 2016 and the Criminal Matters Bill 2016.

The letters forwarding the two bills to lawmakers were read by the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday at plenary.

They are believed to be part of the enhanced legal approach to Mr. Buhari’s anti-corruption war and their details remain unknown at the moment.

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