Court orders finally forfeiture of Diezani’s Port-Harcourt’s properties to FG

A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, ordered the final forfeiture of a property at Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, linked to the former minister of petroleum, Dr. Diezani Allison Madueke, to the federal government of Nigeria. The court presided over by Justice (Professor) Austin Chuka Obiozor, made the order of final forfeiture of the said property, while granting an application brought before him to the effect by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The said property is located at Plot 9, Azikiwe Road, Old GRA Port Harcourt and UAC property, Force…

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Belgore tells court how N450m received for 2015 election was shared to security agents, others

Mr. Dele Belgore (SAN) has narrated to a Federal High Court, Lagos, how parts of the sum of N450 million he allegedly received from the former Minister of Petroleum, Mrs. Diezani Madueke, during 2016 general election, was shared to the Police, Army, Department of State Security (DSS) and others. Belgore alongside Professor Abubakar Sulaiman, a former Minister of National Planning, are standing trial before the court over N450 million fraud. The duo are being prosecuted by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on a nine-count charge bordering on the alleged offences. They,…

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