You are here
Home > Posts tagged "Patience Jonathan"

Why Goodluck Jonathan ‘Decamped’ to APC

Senator Iroegbu "Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build a bridge even where there is no river."--Nikita Khrushchev Did he decamp? No he did not but... It was a sight of disbelief for Nigerians, especially political observers, analysts and supporters of the two main political parties, the Peoples Democratic

Patience Jonathan forfeits N9.2bn, $8.4m to FG

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the permanent forfeiture of the sums of N9.2bn and $8.4m recovered from wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun ordered that the funds should be forfeited to the Federal Government. The judgment followed an application by the Economic and Financial

Patience Jonathan loses N1 billion to FG

Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, has forfeited temporarily N1.0004 billion to the Federal Government. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the interim forfeiture followed a court order secured by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The money was lodged in three deposits with Fidelity Bank Plc on 20th and 25th

DSS parades imposter who gained unauthorised access to presidential villa

•Involved in a multi-million naira fraud allegation •Impersonates Kogi State First Lady  •Names Aisha Buhari's sister, Babachir Lawal as collaborators •How she evaded security checks, defrauded her victims--DSS   Senator Iroegbu    There was a mild drama on Monday at the National  Headquarters of the Department of State Service (DSS), when an alleged imposter and fraudster

Jonathan hosts former president Obasanjo in Bayelsa

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has visited former President Goodluck Jonathan at his home in Bayelsa State. Jonathan and his wife, Patience, welcomed the elder statesman who was in their home for a private dinner. Earlier before the visit, Obasanjo inaugurated a government specialist hospital in the state and unveiled the Bayelsa Heliport which

Patience Jonathan begs EFCC: Let’s Settle

Former First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan appears to be tired of fighting the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in court and has asked for out-of-court settlement. In a January 30, 2018 letter, titled “Proposal for out-of-Court Settlement of all cases related to Dame (Mrs.) Ibifaka Patience Jonathan,” she told the EFCC

Patience Jonathan floors EFCC in court, regains $5.9m

...Nneoma Ndibe  The former first lady of Nigeria, Patience Jonathan has scored a legal victory over the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) by securing the court order to unfreeze the $5.9 million domiciled in Skye Bank. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Thursday   ordered