Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:56 - Updated Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:57
More properties seized from Nigeria?s ex-oil minister
LAGOS - Two multi-million-dollar penthouses belonging to Nigeria?s former oil minister Diezani Alison-Madueke have been seized as part of corruption investigations.
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A judge at the Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the apartments to be forfeited to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission until the probe was concluded.
Alison-Madueke, who served under former president Goodluck Jonathan until 2015, is at the centre of money laundering and bribery enquiries in several countries. She was arrested in London in October 2015 as part of a British investigation into international corruption, and remains on bail. AFP
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