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The Directorate of State Security (DSS) operatives today, February 9, reportedly ransacked the Abuja home of a first class Bayelsa monarch, King A.J. Turner, and took away some documents, and unspecified amount of dollars, pound sterling, naira and rupee.

Although no reason was given for the raid, report said it may be connected to his closeness with former president Goodluck Jonathan.

The monarch was not at his Maitama residence when it was raided. He was said to have travelled to Bayelsa.

According to Leadership, Items carted away after the raid included:

1) 60 pieces of £50 note

2) 46 pieces of £20 note

3) 113 pieces of $100 note

4) N5,000 (N1000 note)

5) 230 Indian rupee

6) Complimentary cards of TRENUR Nigeria Ltd – HRH King A.J Turner, 60 Mississippi, Maitama, Abuja

7) A document containing account numbers of Miss Havi Mabel Turner; Miss Apelega Inengite; A.J Turner and TRENUR Nigeria Ltd

8) Income & Expenditure book of M.D Matelbot Oil Nigeria Ltd

9) A document on campaign fund-raising

10) Some documents on financial transactions amongst others.


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