Okorocha: Court places lien on ex-Gov’s properties pending EFCC investigations

A federal high court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Saturday, September 14, has ordered Senator Rochas Okorocha and his family not to sell any of his properties pending the resolution of investigations by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

This mandate was revealed by Justice J.K Omotosho of the Court. Also, he directed the applicants to, on or before Tuesday, September 17, depose to an affidavit of undertaking.

The judge gave the Consequential Order while vacating the July 25, 2019 Interim Order.

Specifically, the Interim Order had forfeited five properties owned by Okorocha and his family to the Federal Government.

The properties are: Rochas Foundation College, Owerri and All in 1 Shopping Mall, East High Academy. Others include East High College and Royal Spring Palm Hotel & Apartments.

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