The Nigerian federal government has approved Abba Kyari’s extradition to the United States.
Nigeria Attorney General and Minister of Justice office was the one who confirmed the approval Today, on the 3rd of March, 2022.
Abba Kyari was accused of being involved in a $1.1 million fraud with Nigerian social media celebrity, Abbas Ramoni popularly known as Hushpuppi.
The minister office said they received te extradition request of embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police who is popularly called Nigeria’s Super Cop.
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Assistant to the Minister of Justice, Umar Jibrilu Gwandu said they have gone through studies and reviews of issues which are in the application which was sent by the United States.
“As you are aware extradition is the process which involves multifaceted components.”
The components are usually multi-territorial; international, local and judicial.
“Submission of request from the concern party to the relevant authorities constitutes is one of such components.” They said
The office of the Minister of Justice said they have processed the application and forward same to the relevant authorities for further necessary action.