By Evelyn Okakwu
A human rights group, the Anti-corruption Network has asked the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and minister of Justice, to ensure the immediate release of Buruji Kashamu to the American Authorities for investigation over various allegations been laid down against him.
The group, in a statement signed by the its director of outreach services, Mr. Timi Frank said Kashamu, who has an international warrant against him, should not parade himself as the political leader. “A man
with international warrant on him should not be allowed to parade himself in Nigeria as a political leader.
Buruji Kashamu who is facing criminal charges and trial in an America court in a case with suit No. 94CR17215, escaped to Nigeria and have since refuse to go back”,the statement noted, adding that; “As an organization, we shall always defend the laws of our land and protect our society from intercontinental criminals and crooks”.
The statement further said the group would remain focus in its resolve to protect the nation from chaos, despite, intimidation; “No amount of blackmail, intimidation, harassment or name calling will detract our attention from championing the course of justice as fair play in the Federal Republic of Nigeria.