Abuja - The Internal Criminal Court said the wife of the president, Patience Jonathan will be investigated over alleged inciting comments made against opposition party, APC, Punch reports.
The global criminal court added that it had begun conducting preliminary examinations relating to the situations in Nigeria.
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The Office of the prosecutor stated that it received the petition written by the major opposition party in Nigeria, the All Progressives Congress, asking the ICC to prosecute President Goodluck Jonathan’s wife for making inciting comments that might lead to violence.
It added that the court would take all the necessary steps, which will likely include interrogating the President’s wife and others mentioned in the petition of the APC.
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