Mrs Jonathan has urged EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu to lift the restrictions placed on the account.
Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan has told the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) that the $31.4 million found in five Skye bank accounts linked to her is meant for her medical bills and other expenses.
Mrs Jonathan further urged EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu and the bank to lift the restrictions placed on the account.
Nigerians have reacted to the former first lady’s comments via social media. Read Twitter reactions below:
The Skye Bank accounts have been the subject of controversy since Mrs Jonathan, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, admitted owning them.