FG To Seize $40m Worth Of Jewellery Belonging To Diezani


Diezani Allison-Madueke
A former minister of petroleum, Diezani Allison-Madueke

A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the interim forfeiture of $40m worth of jewellery belonging to ex-Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Allison Madueke, to the federal government.

The judgement was delivered on Friday by Justice Nicholas Oweibo.

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had filed an exparte application to which the court granted.

According to EFCC, the said jewellery comprises of wristwatches, necklaces, bracelets, bangles, earrings and are very expensive.

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