Welcome home, Mr Devani, after long run

Yagnesh Devani. He was in a class of his own and when he pulled the Triton scam. PHOTO | COURTESY

What you need to know:

  • The UK government has decided to hand over Devani to Kenya and soon we shall know the truth behind the Triton oil scandal and all those who were involved.
  • As the Court of Appeal would later say, Glencor Energy was not an innocent financier and knew that it was about to enter into an illegal deal with Devani.

Fugitive oil magnate Yagnesh Devani thought he could run from justice – perhaps like the infamous “Old Unger”, Moses Ehrich, said to have served “as a fence to burglars, thieves and shoplifters”.


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