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Court quashes forfeiture order on all Benedict Peters’ UK properties

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Justice Binta Murtala-Nyako of a Federal High Court, Abuja, has set aside the Forfeiture Order obtained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on all UK properties belonging to Aiteo boss, Mr. Benedict Peters. The court also cleared UK Properties of Mr. Benedict Peters, of any link with former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Dizeani Alison Madueke and upheld the ...

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Kaduna govt. set to demolish my house, Hunkuyi cries out

Hunkuyi

Senator representing Kaduna North senatorial zone, Senator Suleiman Uthman Hunkuyi has cried out over what he described as an attempt by the Kaduna State Government to demolish his house located at No.18a Inuwa Wada Road, Ungwan Rimi, Kaduna. The Kaduna Geographical Information Service (KADGIS) in February sent a bill to his personal residence informing the senator of a 24-year-accumulated ground ...

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Federal high court forfeits property linked to NIMASA

NIMASA

A Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of the sum of N11,040,000.00 belonging to the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). Justice Muslim Hassan granted the orders following an ex parte application made by one, Idris Mohammed, a prosecutor with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The money, which is suspected to be ...

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Diezani’s ally loses bid to recover forfeited property

Diezani

Mr. Olajide Omokore, an ally of former Petroleum Minister, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, yesterday, lost his bid to recover his property forfeited to the Federal Government by a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, as his suit was struck out. Omokore had filed the suit against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, seeking to secure the release of his property ...

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Court probes demolition of Patience Jonathan’s property

Patience Jonathan's property

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered an investigation into the allegations that the former First Lady, Patience Jonathan’s property was demolished in Abuja. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba gave the directive on Monday following submissions by Mrs. Jonathan’s counsel, Mike Ozekhome, that the property was demolished by an agency of the Federal Government. The building belonging to Aruera Reachout Foundation/Women for ...

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AMCON drags Reachout Nigeria to court over N100m debt

AMCON drags Reachout Nigeria to court over N100m debt

Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON ) has dragged a Limited liability company, Reachout Nigeria Limited and its Chairman, Barrister Steve Ahaneku before a Federal high court in Lagos over unpaid loan of N100m debt. Joined as co-defendants in the debt recovery suit are, the Managing Director of the company Bona Nlemadim and Maxwell Ignatius Eze who is the owner ...

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FCTA demolishes property belonging to Patience Jonathan in Abuja

FCTA demolishes property belonging to Patience Jonathan in Abuja

A property allegedly belonging to the former first lady, Patience Jonathan, was on Tuesday demolished by the FCT Development Control Department. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the building, which is inside A. Aruera – Reachout Foundation/Women For Change and Development Initiative, is situated on Shehu Yar’Adua Way along Mabushi–Kado–Life Camp Expressway, Abuja. Emmanuel Anene, a lawyer with E.A. ...

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Ajimobi moves to decongest prisons in the state

prisons in the state

“Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has approved community service punishment law to decongest prisons in the state.The governor disclosed this in Ibadan during a visit to the state’s High Court, where he led the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice (AG), Mr. Seun Abimbola to meet the Chief Judge, Justice Munta Abimbola.” – The Guardian Under the arrangement, convicts ...

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