Jim Yong Kim

World Bank clarifies role in spending of Abacha loot

World Bank clarifies role in spending of Abacha loot

Dr. Jim Yong Kim, President World Bank Group has clarified the role played by the Bank in the spending of recovered loot by the late General Sani Abacha, insisting that it played only a limited role, as “the funds were returned directly from Switzerland to the Nigerian government.”