• EFCC under pressure to drop Patience Jonathan’s probe over $20m accounts

    EFCC under pressure to drop Patience Jonathan’s probe over $20m accounts

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been under pressure to drop the probe of Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, for money laundering, according to sources within the agency.

    The anti-graft agency as part of investigations into a former Special Adviser to the President on Domestic Affairs, Waripamowei Dudafa, traced four company accounts containing $15.6m to him all domiciled at Skye Bank.

    Mrs. Jonathan had, however, deposed an affidavit insisting the monies belonged to her before […]