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EFCC to declare Patience Jonathan’s aide wanted over N9bn account

25 December 2016, 15:34

Abuja - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to declare wanted an alleged accomplice of former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan.

The accomplice, Esther Oba is wanted following investigations into a fresh N9bn found in accounts linked to Patience Jonathan.

Oba is believed to be fronting for Patience.

A senior detective at the EFCC told Punch that if the commission failed to find her before the end of January, she would be declared wanted.

It was gathered that Oba had been operating some accounts for her.

Also read: Patience Jonathan writes Reps to save her from EFCC’s harassment

The accounts had Oba’s BVN but carried Patience’s signature.

News 24 recalls that Justice Mojisola Olatoregun-Ishola had recently granted an order freezing bank accounts allegedly belonging to Patience with over N9bn lodged in them.

- News 24


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