Breaking: FG asks court to freeze Ekweremadu’s undeclared assets

The federal government has filed a motion at the Federal High Court in Abuja to freeze the undeclared assets belonging to deputy Senate president, Ike Ekweremadu. The motion was filed on Wednesday, March 21

Vanguard reports that the government applied for an interim court order “temporarily attaching/forfeiting the properties listed in Schedule B hereunder, to the Federal Government of Nigeria, pending the conclusion of further inquiry/investigation by the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property and/or possible arraignment of the Respondent”. 

Mr. Festus Keyamo, SAN filed the motion on behalf of the federal government. It was reported that nine of the properties are in Nigeria, two are in London, eight in Dubai while three in the United States of America 
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