Patience Jonathan’s sister appeals final forfeiture order on $8.4m, N9.2bn

Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan’s younger sister, Esther Oba, have filed a notice of appeal against the judgment of a Federal High Court, Lagos, granting final order of forfeiture of the sum of  $8.4 million and N9.2 billion, which parts belongs to her. The court presided by Justice Mojisola Olatoregun, had on Monday, ordered that the said sums be finally forfeited to the Federal government of Nigeria, for been proceeds of unlawful activities. Justice Olatoregun gave the order while delivering judgment in a suit marked FHC/L/CS/620/2018, instituted before the court…

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Company links to Patience Jonathan urges Court to lift forfeiture orders on N1.04bn

A limited liability company, Magel Resort Limited, linked to the former first lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, which its N1.04 billion which was temporary forfeited to the federal Government of Nigeria, has urged the court to release its money  It would be recalled that a Federal High Court, sitting in Kano, presided over by Justice A. Lewis-Allagoa, recently ordered that the said sum  be forfeited in the interim to the federal government of Nigeria, while granting an exparte motion filed before the court by the Economic and financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) In…

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