• Patience Jonathan tells court to make EFCC pay extra $200m for freezing her $15m

    Patience Jonathan tells court to make EFCC pay extra $200m for freezing her $15m

    A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday fixed December 7 to hear a suit by ex-First Lady, Patience Jonathan, against the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, seeking to unfreeze her account.

    Apart from the EFCC, other respondents are Skye Bank and a former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Waripama-Owei Dudafa.

    Also joined in the suit are Pluto Property and Investment Company Ltd, Seagate Property Development and Investment Company Ltd, Transocean Property and Investment Company Ltd and Globus Integrated Service […]

  • How I made $15m – Patience Jonathan explains

    How I made $15m – Patience Jonathan explains

    Dame Patience Jonathan, wife of former Nigerian President, has explained in graphic details how she accumulated in 15 years $15million in several bank accounts linked to her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

    The explanation was given in court papers filed by a group that has sued Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) on her behalf.

    SERAP had filed a suit in court to compel the attorney-general of the Federation to take a legal action against Mrs. Jonathan.

    Union of Niger Delta […]