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James Ibori In The News Again, Loses Case In London

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ADEBARE AKINWALE

Former Delta State Governor, James Ibori  is now a major news item in the media at the moment.

The reason is not far fetched, he has just lost an appeal against his judgement in a London Court.

Ibori appealed against his sentence, declaring wrong doing by the London Metropolitan Police and his prosecutors.

James Ibori served a jail term in London for illegal transfer of tens thousands of US dollars of public funds, through British banks and assets.

James Ibori admitted to be guilty of a 10-count charge of fraud.

And money laundering,involving monies summed to at least 50million GBP ($66milion)

James Ibori, received a 13 year jail sentence of which he already has served midway, as is peculiar to the British justice system.

James Ibori is presently in his  country home, Delta State.