James Onanefe Ibori

James Onanefe Ibori

Former Governor of Delta State

Date of Birth: 04/08/1958
Place of Birth: Delta State

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Vol 54 N0 21


Ibori treasure hunt to go on

The process of deciding how much of ex-Delta State Governor James Ibori’s assets the Crown will confiscate will now continue in what promises to be high courtroom drama in the new year...

Vol 54 N0 20


Ibori's loot at stake

Southwark Crown Court witnessed a bizarre sight in late September when the former Governor of Delta State, James Onanefe Ibori, argued that property he had already admitted owning was not really his...

Ibori was sentenced to 13 years in gaol for money-laundering and fraud last year (AC Vol 53 No 9, Star-struck James Ibori)...

Prosecutor Sasha Wass QC set off a storm of controversy about the Nigerian oil company Oando when she stated, according to Reuters, ‘the Crown will assert that Oando is a company where James Ibori has hidden assets’...

Vol 53 N0 9


Star-struck James Ibori

Ex-Governor of Delta State James Ibori could be back in Nigeria as early as late 2016...

Vol 53 N0 7


Ibori goes to Southwark

Having pleaded guilty to ten money-laundering charges and obtaining a money transfer by deception and fraud, James Onanefe Ibori, the former Governor of Delta State, will be sentenced on 16 and 17 April at London’s Southwark Crown Court (AC Vol 52 No 16, Governors on top and on trial & The strange case of the ex-Governors)...

Vol 52 N0 24


The unprosecutables

He in turn was a man who did little to deflect the impression that his job was to shield from prosecution James Ibori, ex-Governor of Delta State and a major contributor to President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s presidential campaign...

Vol 52 N0 18


Play the game

Ribadu gave Ambassador Robin Sanders a lengthy exposition on corrupt politicians, expounding on the careers of President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Obasanjo, former Delta State Governor James Ibori and several others...

Vol 52 N0 16


Governors on top and on trial

While Tinubu pontificated at Chatham House, another ex-Governor, James Onanefe Ibori of Delta State, was also in London, preparing for yet another court appearance on charges of money-laundering...

Vol 52 N0 16


The strange case of the ex-Governors

Asiawaju Bola Tinubu, James Ibori and Diepreye Alamieyeseigha stand at extremes on the spectrum of life after Government House (see Feature, Governors on top and on trial)...

Vol 52 N0 9


Governors, godfathers and guts

The most celebrated godfather and Governor, James Ibori of Delta State, won a privileged position for bankrolling Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s presidential victory in 2007 but fled to Dubai when Goodluck Jonathan took over the presidency last May...

Vol 52 N0 1


Electric elections

He is also an ally of ex-Governor James Ibori, who faces extradition to Britain on money laundering charges (AC Vol 49 No 11)...

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