Tag: Skye Bank

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqSeptember 21, 2018

BREAKING: CBN revokes Skye bank license, announces new owner

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revoked the operating licence of Skye Bank Plc, with immediate effect, following its ...

AzeezSeptember 29, 2017

$15.5m: Court to hear Patience Jonathan’s suit against Skye Bank, EFCC on Nov. 2

The Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed November 2 for hearing in the N200m fundamental rights enforcement suit filed ...

AzeezAugust 6, 2017

Skye Bank seeks to take over Omokore’s assets

The management of Skye Bank Plc is planning to take over some oil wells belonging to Jide Omokore, who is ...

AzeezMay 8, 2017

Court rejects request to unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s $15m account

by Azeez Adeniyi A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday rejected a request to unfreeze accounts with 15.5 million ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 12, 2017

EFCC appeals court order to unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s $5.8m

by Dolapo Adelana The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has appealed a court order to unfreeze a Skye Bank ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 12, 2017

Why I withdrew $100,000 from my account – Patience Jonathan

by Dolapo Adelana Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan has given reasons why she withdrew $100,000 from her unfrozen Skye Bank ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 7, 2017

Robbers attack bank, kill policeman, 4 others

by Dolapo Adelana A dare-devil robbery gang has reportedly killed five persons in Ogbagi Akoko in Akoko North-West Local Government ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 22, 2016

Frozen $15m: Patience Jonathan loses application to stop further actions

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday dismissed an application filed by former first lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan seeking ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 13, 2016

How Police pension boss stole N24bn, built 22 houses

Revelations have emerged how Esai Dangabar, a former Director of the Police Pension Fund stole a whooping N24bn, and built 22 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 4, 2016

EFCC discovers fresh $40m in accounts linked to Patience Jonathan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has discovered another set of funds totaling $40 million in accounts linked to former ...

AzeezSeptember 25, 2016

$20m frozen funds: EFCC to invite Patience Jonathan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to invite Dame Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan ...

AzeezSeptember 22, 2016

Alleged money laundering: EFCC freezes Patience Jonathan’s personal account

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen a Skye Bank account belonging to former First Lady, Dame Patience ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 19, 2016

Patience Jonathan gives EFCC 14-day ultimatum, threatens N5bn suit

Former first lady Patience Jonathan has given the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) a fourteen-day ultimatum to unfreeze her ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 18, 2016

Opinion: Patience Jonathan and her $31million Skye Bank accounts

by Tony Ogunlowo  The former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has written to the Chairman of the EFCC claiming the ownership ...

AzeezSeptember 16, 2016

$15m: EFCC wants Patience Jonathan’s frozen money forfeited

An application seeking the forfeiture of the frozen $15,591,700, claimed by former First Lady, Patience Jonathan will be filed by ...

AzeezSeptember 15, 2016

Just In: Companies linked to Patience Jonathan’s $15m plead guilty

The four companies linked to former First Lady, Patience Jonathan’s $15m on Thursday pleaded guilty to money laundering before a ...

AzeezSeptember 14, 2016

Patience Jonathan writes Magu, says frozen $15m was for medical bills

Former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan has urged the EFCC to release the $15m frozen in four companies’ accounts, saying ...

AzeezSeptember 12, 2016

Names of domestic staff used to open 4 accounts for Patience Jonathan – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has discovered four accounts belonging to Dame Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 7, 2016

CBN to Nigerians: ‘No need for panic withdrawals from any bank’

Following rumours making the round on social media platforms that some banks in Nigeria were facing distress, the Central Bank ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 15, 2016

Six banks given 14-day ultimatum to recall sacked workers

The Nigeria Labour Congress has issued a 14-day ultimatum to banks to recall all workers who have been sacked in ...

Mazi EmekaJune 7, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the news stories to monitor today. 1) NYSC orientation course to begin The management of the National Youth ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 7, 2016

Skye Bank defies FG, sacks hundreds of workers

The current state of the economy has forced another bank to lay off its staff in large numbers despite the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 22, 2014

Nominate now! Real Estate Unite 2014 Awards

by Jewel Stephen The nominations process has now commenced for the third annual instalment of the REAL ESTATE UNITE AWARDS ...

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