Justice Salihu Saidu of a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt will hear former first lady Patience Jonathan suit on April 24.
The wife of the former president Patience Jonathan is seeking an order to enforce her fundamental right against her continuous harassment and intimidation by the EFCC.
Counsel to the EFCC Kayode Oni brought a preliminary objection challenging the powers of the court to hear the fundamental right suit of Patience Jonathan.
Counsel to the wife of the former president Granville Abibo, SAN expressed displeasure at the late filing and service of the preliminary objection by the EFCC.
Outside the courtroom some women and youths groups staged a solidarity protest.