Patience Jonathan, others beg Court to unfreeze million-dollars account

The former First lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, on Monday October 29, begged a Federal High Court, Lagos, to unfreeze her accounts housing $8.4m and N7.4 billion. The former first lady through her lawyers today, argued passionately to Justice Mojisola Olatoregun who presided over the court, while the accounts must be unfreeze. It would be recalled that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had on April 20, through an exparte application, obtained an interim forfeiture of the said monies. After taking argument from the Jonathan’s lawyer, the matter was adjourned…

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Money Laundering charges: Ex President Jonathan’s aide says he acted based on boss directive

Former Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs to  ex President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, has maintained that he acted in all the financial transactions which he is currently being prosecuted of based on the directive of the former President and wife. In his defence on Friday September 7, at the resumed hearing of the matter, Dudafa told the court that all monies he was alleged of transacting with some companies and individuals, were done on the directives of his former boss, Dr.  Jonathan. The former aide who was cross-examined by EFCC lawyer,…

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