Grace Taiga, the former director of legal services for the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, is no longer with us. She was charged with receiving bribes from Process and Industrial Developments, Ltd.
Taiga allegedly passed away in September, but her passing was kept a secret.
Taiga reportedly battled kidney disease until passing away in September 2023.
The report states that she will be buried in Delta State in December.
Before retiring on September 1, 2010, Taiga worked in the Ministry of Petroleum Resources and Defense. Taiga was mentioned extensively in a London court ruling that quashed a $11 billion award made against Nigeria in a P&ID-filed case.
Judge Knowles ruled that fraud was used to obtain the award and that the case’s circumstances was contrary to public policy.