According to reports, the Southwark Crown Court in London has ruled to suspend the start of the confiscation hearing against a former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori.
The suspension of the hearing will last until the conclusion of the investigation of corruption and misleading the court charges brought against the British Police and the Prosecution in sending Ibori to jail.
According to a statement by Ibori’s Media Assistant, Tony Eluemunor, Ibori’s lead counsel, Ivan Krolic (Queen’s Counsel), had asked the court […]
Report gathered that the family of the former oil minister is asking Nigerians to pray for her as she fights cancer and British allegations of corruption.
A statement from Diezani Alison-Madueke’s lawyer denies she was arrested and says she was “merely invited” to answer questions by Britain’s National Crime Agency last week.
The agency confirmed only that it briefly arrested five unidentified people in a bribery and money-laundering investigation.
Nigerian newspapers reported Alison-Madueke had been arrested and released on bail.
Nigeria’s former Central Bank […]
According to reports fron The United Kingdom, Former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke will not be able to leave the United Kingdom (UK) until April next year when investigations concerning the case have been concluded. The court has also said that she should remain in London while investigation last.
Diezani was earlier apprehended for money laundering and bribery. She has been granted bail but her international passport has been
Report gathered that the Westminster Magistrate’s Court on Marylebone Road, London, on Monday granted an application for seizure of 27,000 pounds seized from a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.
Mrs. Alison-Madueke was arrested and later released on bail on Friday for alleged corruption-related offences.
The cash was seized under Section 295 of Proceeds of Crime Act 2012.
By granting the application, which was filed by the UK’s National Crime Agency, the money would be held in the custody of the court […]