EFCC secures final forfeiture of N775m properties linked to ex-Attorney General of the Federation, Jonah Otunla and others

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EFCC secures final forfeiture of N775m properties linked to ex-Attorney General of the Federation, Jonah Otunla and others

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the final forfeiture of the sum of N775 million and three properties located in the highbrow areas of Abuja to the Federal Government.

 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday, November 21, secured the final forfeiture to the Federal Government.

 

The properties are located at No. 8 Ajayi Crowther Street, Asokoro, Abuja; a plot of land at Plot 1960, Cadastral Zone A05, Maitama District, FCT, Abuja; a hotel which is under construction with generating set, located at Plot 621, Road 37, Gwarimpa, FCT, Abuja and a twin 4 bedroom duplex with guard quarters located at Plot 736, 7th Avenue Gwarimpa, FCT, Abuja.

 

The money and properties are said to be the product of illicit activities of a former Accountant General of the Federation, Jonah Otunla and Colonel Bello Fadile, an aide to former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki.

 

Moving a motion for the final forfeiture of the assets on Monday before a…



Source: Linda Ikeji