More Drama As Court Orders Patience Jonathan To Forfeit Her $5.9m To FG

Patience Jonathan

There was fresh drama on Wednesday as the Federal High Court Lagos ruled that former First-lady Dame Patience Jonathan should forfeit the sum of $5.9 million belonging to her.

The court gave the ruling following an application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

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EFCC wants the sum forfeited to the Federal Government pending the determination of the motion on notice.

Justice Mojisola Olatoregun held: “Order is granted as prayed”

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The new order was granted 24 hours after the EFCC withdrew a pending application for stay of the court’s judgment which had earlier unfrozen Jonathan’s account.

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