Nigerian police probe Obama fundraising dinner
Controversy just seems to follow the presumptive Democratic nominee.
The latest, from Reuters Lagos bureau:
LAGOS, Reuters – Nigeria’s anti-corruption police were questioning the head of the stock exchange after she organized a gala dinner in support of Barack Obama’s U.S. presidential campaign which raised hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Ndi Okereke-Onyiuke, chairwoman of the “Africans for Obama” campaign group, organized the fundraising dinner in the commercial capital Lagos on August 11. A “platinum” ticket for a table of eight cost 2.5 million naira ($21,226).