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Patience Jonathan

27 Feb
Former first lady and wife of immediate past president, Dame Patience Jonathan, has sent a protest letter to Bayelsa State Police Command over the alleged illegal demolition of a section of her property, Aridolf Resort Wellness and Spa, located at Okaka area of the state capital.
29 Jun 2021
A federal High Court, Lagos, yesterday, adjourned till October 7 to hear a motion seeking the final forfeiture of the $5.78 million and N2.4 billion linked to Dame Patience Jonathan.
8 Apr 2021
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, former first lady Dr. Patience Jonathan, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu are among the dignitaries honouring the First Lady, Aisha Buhari at the presentation of her book, "Aisha Buhari, Being Different." Other dignitaries include Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege and the former Minister…
11 Feb 2020
he First Lady Aisha Buhari has met with her predecessor, Mrs Patience Jonathan at the Presidential Villa, Abuja and shared experiences on issues relating to women’s development in the country.
1 Feb 2020
The Police in Bayelsa State have arrested Mr. Victor Oba, a cousin to a former first lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, for attempting to kill his ex-lover, Seigha Atia.
2 Jul 2019
Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Lagos yesterday ordered the permanent forfeiture of N9.2 billion and $8.4 million...
1 Jul 2019
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the final forfeiture of the 8.4 million dollars and N7.4 billion found in accounts linked to a former first Lady, Patience Jonathan.
22 Mar 2019
Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Lagos, yesterday ordered parties to file affidavit disclosing what transpired in appellate courts...
16 Mar 2019
The Supreme Court has dismissed an application filed by former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, seeking to upturn the interim forfeiture...
9 Mar 2019
In what can be regarded as remarkable victory in the war against corruption, the Supreme Court, yesterday, affirmed the request of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in tackling questionable wealth, as the apex court affirmed an order of interim forfeiture made by the Federal High Court in Lagos in respect of $8.4million linked to the…
8 Mar 2019
The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed an appeal filed by Former First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan to upturn the 8.4 million U.S. dollars interim order of forfeiture made against her.
2 Mar 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), has secured an interim forfeiture of the sum of N1, 000,494,000 (One Billion, Four Hundred and Ninety Four Thousand Naira) only lodged in three deposits with Fidelity Bank Plc. on 20th and 25th May, 2015.


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An Indian gang operated a fake police station from a hotel for eight months where they dressed up as officers and are believed to have extorted money from hundreds of people, an official said Thursday.
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Sri Lanka police fired tear gas and water cannon on a small protest Thursday to break up the first demonstration since the crisis-hit island nation lifted a state of emergency.
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The authorities of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have distanced the agency from alleged scams in petrol subsidies running into trillions of naira in the country. FIRS Executive Chairman, Mr Mohammed Nami who appeared before the Ibrahim Al-Mustapha Aliyu-led Adhoc Committee probing into the petroleum subsidy regime explained that the role of his outfit…
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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said that Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State did not stop the sit-at-home order in the state. It said Uzodinma could not stop the sit-at-home order because he did not initiate it. Emma Powerful, the spokesperson of IPOB, said the group cancelled the sit-at-home order on the advice…
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Efforts to end open defecation in Nigeria by 2025 received a boost, Wednesday, with the approval of measures to accelerate access to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) by the Clean Nigeria Steering Committee headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. A meeting of the committee presided over by Prof Osinbajo virtually, approved prayers contained in the…