The building had given signs it could collapse, residents said.
The Lagos government wants a ruling of the appeal court upturned.
No respondents showed up to challenge an earlier order of temporary forfeiture.
The lawyer accused the police of conducting media trial of his client.
The 10 defendants pleaded not guilty to the charge.
The elections will hold Saturday.
One of the banks, Fidelity, said it was not aware of the money.
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The accused are being tried at an Ikeja Division of the Lagos State High Court.
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The lawyer claimed the media were being used to fight the state.
The judge is accused of unlawful enrichment to the tune of $260,000 and N8,650,000.
The judge had twice postponed giving judgment on the matter.
The member of the House of Representatives was remanded in prison on the order of a court.
Two other suspects are at large.
The lawyer is facing corruption charges.
The court ordered the permanent forfeiture of $43,449,947, £27,800 and N23,218,000.
The students were kidnapped from Igbonla Model School, near Epe, Lagos.
The judge said he “would deliver judgment if the court finds that it has jurisdiction to hear on the suit.”
The court had earlier interim forfeiture of the money.
The money was found at the plaza by the EFCC in April.
The businessman is being held in SSS custody.