Ijaw Youths Protest Against EFCC In Bayelsa Over Patience Jonathan's Probe. Photos

A group of Niger Delta youth of the factionalized Ijaw Youth Council led by Udengs Eradiri today held a street protest in Yenagoa urging Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to back down on its ongoing investigation of Nigeria’s former First Lady, Patience Jonathan.

The former first lady in currently under probe for money laundering and bank fraud. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has so far traced over $100m to various bank accounts controlled by Mrs. Jonathan at Skye Bank PLC.