Nigeria’s first female chartered accountant and former
Minister of Commerce and Tourism, Bola Kuforiji-
Olubi, is currently in a United Kingdom prison where
she is serving out a one-month jail term for contempt.
According to reports, Kuforiji-Olubi was convicted on
February 18 by Justice Michael Burton of the
Commercial Division of the High Court of Justice
Queens Branch Division for disobeying the orders of
Former Minister, Kuforiji-Olubi Jailed In The UK
The former minister, who was ordered to be remanded
at Her Majesty Prison Holloway, got herself into jail
when she attempted to repeat the levity with which
high profile individuals usually treat court orders in
Nigeria in London.