EFCC loses bid to seize Patience Jonathan’s $8.4m, N7.35bn

EFCC loses bid to seize Patience Jonathan’s $8.4m, N7.35bn. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC has lost a bid to seize Patience Jonathan (wife of former president Jonathan) $8,435,788.84 and over N7.35bn fund in 15 different banks.

EFCC loses bid to seize Patience Jonathan’s $8.4m, N7.35bn

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday rejected an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission seeking to seize the funds in 15 bank accounts linked to Mrs. Patience Jonathan.

Justice Mojisola Olatoregun rejected the ex parte application filed by the EFCC for the seizure of the funds, saying the funds were already subject of litigation before two other judges.

Details later…

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