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How Atewe diverted N6bn from Operation Pulo Shield account – Witness

An Abuja-based businessman, Mr. Nkem Ahidjo, narrated on Monday how over N6bn was allegedly diverted out of the funds allocated by the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan to the military Joint Task Force, Operation Pulo Shield, in the Niger Delta.

Ahidjo told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the N6bn was moved out of the operation’s account into the bank accounts of four companies on the instruction of retired Maj. Gen. Emmanuel Atewe, who was then the commander of the operation.

The businessman said the four companies belong to him and gave their names as Jagan Trading Company Ltd., Jagan Global Services Ltd., Al-Nald Ltd. and Paper Warehouse Ltd.

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