Court dismisses Diezani’s application.
Court dismisses Diezani’s application at the Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday by Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, former Minister of Petroleum Resources.
Seeking to be joined as a defendant in an alleged N450m fraud case in Nigeria.
Justice Rilwan Aikawa, while rejecting the application, described it as bizarre and a misuse of court processes, stressing that he would not allow himself to be used to frustrate Diezani ‘s imminent trial in the United Kingdom, where is currently under investigation and on bail.
The judge declined all of Diezani’s prayers, including an order mandating the Attorney General of the Federation to facilitate her return from the United Kingdom, where she is currently being investigated for alleged fraud by the Metropolitan Police.
Who is Diezani K. Alison-Madueke.
is a Nigerian politician and the first female President of OPEC.
She was elected at the 166th OPEC Ordinary meeting in Vienna on 27 November 2014.
She became Nigeria’s minister of transportation on 26 July 2007.
Born: 6 December 1960 (age 56), Port Harcourt
Spouse: Allison Madueke (m. 1999)
Children: Ugonna Madueke, Chimezie Madueke
Education: University of Cambridge (2003), Howard University (1992), Cambridge Judge Business School
Parents: Beatrice Agama, Frederick Abiye Agama.
More details will available later, this is the only available information we got. Jehus’ Blog