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N687.2 million fraud: Patrick Akpobolokemi inflated NIMASA budget to embezzle funds – witness

A prosecution witness, Ekene Nwakuche, while testifying before an Ikeja High Court said that Patrick Akpobolokemi, a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency inflated the agency’s budget to embezzle funds.

Witness: How ex-NIMASA chief used my company to launder N138 million

Justice A. O. Faji of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on February 19, 2018, heard from prosecution witness, one Fredrick Ugo, how former Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, instructed Access Bank to illegally transfer N138, 000, 000 (One Hundred and Thirty Eight Million Naira) only to his company, Peniel Engineering Limited’s account.

Aides to testify against ex-NIMASA chief Patrick Akpobolokemi in alleged N754 million fraud trial

A mild drama, yesterday, ensued in the ongoing fraud case against former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Mr Patrick Akpobolokemi as three of his co-defendants accepted to become prosecution witnesses.

Drama as three co-accused become EFCC witnesses against ex-NIMASA chief Patrick Akpobolokemi

A mild drama ensued during the proceedings on Monday at an Ikeja High Court as three men arraigned alongside Patrick Akpobolokemi, the former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), made a “turnaround” to become witnesses for the prosecution.

EFCC files fresh charges against Patrick Akpobolokemi and six others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday filed fresh charges against Patrick Akpobolokemi, former Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency and six others before an Ikeja High Court, Lagos.

N2.6 billion fraud: Appeal Court acquits ex-NIMASA chief Akpobolokemi

The Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, has discharged and acquitted a former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Patrick Akpobolokemi, who was charged with an alleged fraud of N2.6bn.

Admissibility of documents delays corruption trial of ex-NIMASA chief

The ongoing trial of a former Director-General of NIMASA, Patrick Akpobolokemi, charged with N3.4 billion fraud was on Monday in Lagos adjourned until March 27 following an argument over admissibility of a document.

How NIMASA officials allegedly used N1.4m contract – Witness tells court

AN investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Chukwuma Orji, on Tuesday told an Ikeja High Court how some items listed to cost N1. 450m was changed to N39. 4m by some officials of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA).

How I handled N2.3 billion released to NIMASA by ex-President Jonathan – Patrick Akpobolokemi

A former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Patrick Akpobolokemi, on Thursday denied looting N2.6bn from the agency while he was the helmsman.

You have case to answer – Court tells Patrick Akpobolokemi, others

Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court, sitting in Lagos, on Monday morning, told embattled former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, and others, that they had a case to answer on alleged involvement in N2.6 billion fraud.

N2.6bn fraud: Ex-NIMASA chief Patrick Akpobolokemi files no-case submission

The Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed October 16, 2017, to rule on whether or not to discharge a former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Patrick Akpobolokemi, who was charged with N2.6bn fraud.

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