$15 million: Court adjourns Patience Jonathan’s suit

Dame Patience Jonathan

A federal court in Lagos has adjourned to March 6 the suit filed by former first lady, Patience Jonathan, seeking to un-freeze bank accounts she says belong to her.

The judge adjourned the matter following requests for more time by some of the defence counsel – those representing companies linked to Mrs. Jonathan – to study the case.

Mrs. Jonathan had sued the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission after the agency froze the bank accounts containing a total of $15 million.

She is demanding $200 million as damages.

Details later…


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  • Julius

    This is wasting the court time and resources. She should be fined , make her pay for the government layers after her case is dismissed . Nonsense !

  • Angry Niaja

    So they had not studied their brief since 2015, Mumu, thief people

    • Gbola

      Nor mind Dem.

      Na dem (the defense) bin drag EFCC to court.
      EFCC come court ready for case BUT defense no ready.

      Wetin dem dey get ready for besides proving say make EFCC release di money ??

      Useless bunch !!

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