The Lagos division of the Courtroom of Enchantment has dismissed the ex-first woman, Mrs. Endurance Jonathan’s software difficult the interim forfeiture issued in opposition to the $5.9 million slush funds she hid in several banks.
Justice Owoade Mojeed who gave the lead judgment as we speak on January 12, 2018, held that the applying lacked benefit, thus resolved in favor of the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC).
Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal Excessive Courtroom in Ikoyi, Lagos had ordered the non permanent forfeiture of the cash to the Federal Authorities as the previous first woman couldn’t clarify how she legitimately got here concerning the funds.
Following the ruling, the previous First Girl, via her counsel, Ifedayo Adedipe approached the Appellate courtroom to overturn the interim forfeiture order by Justice Olatoregun.