Tag Archives: Former Governor

Court Orders Takeover Of Donald Duke’s Ikoyi Property Over N537.3m Debt

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, and United Bank for Africa to take over an Ikoyi, Lagos property of former governor of Cross River State, Mr Donald Duke, over an alleged N537,334,360.77 debt. According to Vanguard, the order was pursuant to an ex parte application,…

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EFCC Wanted To Plant Foreign Currencies In Ambode’s House – Lawyers

Three lawyers who claimed to have witnessed EFCC’s raid on the Epe residence of former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday, alleged that they stopped the anti-graft officials from “planting foreign currency” in the house. According to Punch, the lawyers — Fatai Adebanjo, Busari Olanrewaju and Samson Okuneye — in a joint statement on Tuesday, said…

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Amosun Accords Arms Stockpile Claims As Laughable, Says Dapo Abiodun Supplies APCs and Other Arms

Former governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, has accorded allegations of arms stockpiling levelled against him as laughable. Amosun debunked the news circulating that he stockpiled the arm, adding that incumbent Governor of the state, Dapo Abiodun was the main supplier of some of the Armoured Personnel Carriers he bought in 2012 to combat security…

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Seyi Makinde Gives Ajimobi’s Aides 48 Hours To Return Government Vehicles

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has given former governor Abiola Ajimobi’s aides a 48-hour ultimatum to return government vehicles with them. The state government in a statement by the Chief of Staff to the Governor, Chief Bisi Ilaka, On Wednesday said the former state officials must comply with the directive. The statement read: “Governor Seyi…

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