During an interview with the Hausa service of the Voice of America VOA, PDP Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, hinted that if elected, his visit to the United States of America, USA, was not most likely as according to him he had nothing to do there.
“What will I even go to do in America”.
Sometime in 2010, Atiku and his fourth wife, Jennifer Douglas, an American citizen, were indicted in a 328-page American Senate Committee report, according to the senate committee report, the duo were alleged to have transferred over $40 million “suspect funds” to America, from offshore accounts, between 2002 and 2008.
The report had said:
“Ms. Douglas helped her husband bring over $40 million in suspect funds into the United States, including at least $1.7 million in bribe payments from Siemens AG, a German corporation, and over $38 million from little known offshore corporations, primarily LetsGo Ltd. Inc., Guernsey Trust Company Nigeria Ltd., and Sima Holding Ltd.”