Tag Archives: Patience Jonathan

Goodluck Jonathan: Buhari, PDP & More Celebrate Former President On His 63rd Birthday

Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan turned 63 on Friday November 20, and his family didn’t miss the opportunity to serenade him with a delightful rendition of “Happy Birthday.” He was surrounded by his wife Patience Jonathan, children and grandchildren as they gathered in his home in Bayelsa state to celebrate his new age. The overjoyed ex-President also took…

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Court Orders Temporal Forfeiture Of Funds Linked To Patience Jonathan To FG

Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has granted an interim forfeiture of the sum of N9.2bn and $8.4m linked to the wife of former President, Patience Jonathan, to the Federal Government. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun granted the order following an application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) after it had consolidated all similar…

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Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of Patience Jonathan’s Properties In Abuja

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered an interim forfeiture of two properties linked to the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience Jonathan. In a ruling, on Monday, on an ex parte application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the trial judge, Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, dismissed Mrs Jonathan’s objection…

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Court Orders Investigation Over Demolished Property Belonging To Patience Jonathan

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered relevant agencies to probe the demolition of a property linked to former first lady, Patience Jonathan following complaint filed by lawyer Mike Ozekhome (SAN). A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the relevant agencies to probe the demolition of a…

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Federal Capital Territory Administration Demolishes Building Belonging To Patience Jonathan

The FCT Development Control Department on Tuesday demolished a property allegedly belonging to former first lady, Dame Patience Jonathan. The demolished building is situated on Shehu Yar’Adua Way along Mabushi-Kado-Life Camp Expressway inside A. Aruera-Reachout Foundation/Women for Change and Development Initiative, Abuja. According to a Lawyer with E.A. Ezugwu and Associates, Mr. Emmanuel Anene, the…

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Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan Loses As Appeal Court Upholds Forfeiture Of Her $5.7m

Former President Goodluck wife, Patience Jonathan has lost an appeal filed over the temporary forfeiture of her $5.7 million by the Court of Appeal in Lagos. The former first lady appealed against the judgement of Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Lagos which temporarily ordered that the sum of $5.7 million be forfeited…

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Former First Lady Patience Jonathan Gets Access To Frozen 16 Bank Accounts

Former first lady of Nigeria, Patience Jonathan  has regained access to her 16 bank accounts that were frozen by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Mrs Jonathan’s accounts were unfrozen after an Abuja federal high court presided by Justice Binta Nyako ruled in her favour on the account of a suit filed by the anti-graft agency. Justice…

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Patience Jonathan Was Arrogant, Flamboyant As First Lady – Ex-US Ambassador Reveals

  A former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell, has described Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, as being arrogant and flamboyant when she was Nigeria’s first lady. Campbell made this known in an article he wrote on Friday titled ‘Nigerian President Buhari’s Sisyphean Efforts’, which he posted on the website of…

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House Of Reps Orders Arrest Of EFCC Chairman, Magu, Over Patience Jonathan

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions has ordered an arrest warrant against the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu. Magu is to be brought before the Committee on November 7 to answer questions in connection with a petition by former First Lady and wife of former President…

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