Former Nigerian Governor's Assets Seized

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has taken possession of at least 40 properties belonging to Timipre Sylva, over alleged misappropriation of state funds.

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Former Governor Timpre Sylva

Photo: Vanguard

One of the seized property.

  • Nigeria:  EFCC Takes Possession of Ex-Governor Sylva's Properties

    Daily Trust, 3 January 2013

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), said it has carried out an interim forfeiture order and took possession of 48 properties of the former governor of Bayelsa ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  N6.5 Billion Fraud - EFCC Seizes Sylva's 48 Property in Abuja

    Vanguard, 4 January 2013

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, seized 48 choice property belonging to former Bayelsa State Governor, Mr. Timipre Sylva, who is being prosecuted at a ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  EFCC Confiscates Sylva's 48 Houses

    This Day, 4 January 2013

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Thursday in Abuja, said it had taken possession of 48 properties belonging to former Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Timpre ... read more »

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