Details Of How Buhari Traces IPOB’s Secret Account In France And Shocking Donations From Very Influential Politicians.
The Nation Newspaper reports that available intelligence says funds in the account were used by IPOB for its activities across the world.
Some Nigerians were also discovered to have made huge deposits into the account in support of the group.
The Nation quoted a top security source as saying: “Intelligence gathering has led to the discovery of an account in Paris, into which some Nigerians in the Diaspora remit funds to support IPOB.
“From the said account, funds were being drawn for the activities of IPOB at home and abroad. The relevant security agencies did a thorough job, and provided incontrovertible evidence on the basis of which the government proscribed the terrorist organisation.
“These Nigerians in the Diaspora are using France as a clearing house.
“Investigations also confirmed inflows into the account from Holland, Hungary, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Turkey, Singapore, and other parts of Europe.
“In fact, a football tournament was recently organised in Senegal, to raise funds for IPOB. As a matter of fact, the account is being used to get money from a lot of people in the Diaspora.
“What many Nigerians did not know, is that the Minister of Information and Culture was talking on the basis the of credible intelligence report.”
The source added: “With cooperation by the international community, especially relevant countries, we will soon get the list of all the people remitting funds into the account in Paris.”