Tag: former National Security Adviser

Former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki’s Support for Buhari in 2011 Re-Echoes Again

The enormous support given to President Muhammadu Buhari in the build-up to the 2011 general election by the embattled former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki has again re-echoed in the book “Against the Run of play” authored by Mr. Olusegun Adeniyi, the chairman of Thisday Editorial Board. In the book[Read More…]

Just In: Buhari Prosecuting Me For Old Grievances – Ex-NSA Dasuki Breaks Down In Court

Former National Security Adviser (NSA) Colonel Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (rtd) has told a federal high court in Abuja that he is being punished by some persons at the highest level of power in the country for perceived grievances they hold against him while in active military service many years ago.[Read More…]

Dasuki Drags FG To ECOWAS Court Over Unlawful Detention … Seeks Enforcement of His Right

The former National Security Adviser, Colonel Mohammed Sambo Dasuki has dragged the Federal Government before the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice over his continued detention without trial since December 2015. Dasuki who was rearrested by the operatives of the Department of State Security Service (DSS)[Read More…]

Sambo Dasuki Begs Court To Allow Him Have Access To His Lawyers To Enable Him Defend Himself

The former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki rtd has restated his desire to have free access to his lawyers to enable him defend himself and clear allegations against on the criminal charges of unlawful possession of fire arms brought against him by the federal government. Dasuki told Federal[Read More…]

Illegal Arm Possession: Again, DisobedienCe to Court Order Stalls Dasuki Trial

The continued detention of former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki by the Department of State Security Service (DSS), in spite of a court order that admitted him to bail since last year has again stalled his trial at the Federal High Court in Abuja. Dasuki who is being accused[Read More…]

“In Compliance With The Law, Dasuki Must Be Produced In Court For Trial” – Judge Orders Nigerian Govt

The Nigerian government has been ordered to produce former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, in court on February 16 to answer criminal charges filed against him. Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court in Abuja, who gave the order, said it is mandatory for a defendant in a criminal[Read More…]

A Top Military Officer Who Worked With Azazi Is Detained In Connection With The $2.1billion Arms Deals

A top military officer has been detained in connection with the $2.1billion arms deals. The officer was a technical aide to a former National Security Adviser(NSA), the late Gen. Owoye Azazi and his successor, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd.). The Nation Newspaper reports that the detention of the officer is said to[Read More…]

“Why Are They After Him?” – Ex-NSA Sambo Dasuki’s Wife Pleads, Says Her Husband Is ill

Former National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki’s health is bad, his wife has said, pleading for his freedom. Mrs Dasuki created a scene at the headquarters of the Department of State Security Service (DSS) on Tuesday night when she begged top officials of the agency not to allow her husband[Read More…]

Arms Procurement Scam: EFCC May Offer Dasuki, Others Plea Bargain Deal

There are indications that the Nigerian anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, may offer a plea bargain to suspects in the ongoing arms procurement scam trial. Saturday PUNCH learnt on Friday that if the EFCC succeeded in establishing that the suspects were guilty, it would not oppose a[Read More…]

Breaking: Court Grants Former NSA, Sambo Dasuki, Others Bail

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, has granted bail to former National Security Adviser, NSA, Sambo Dasuki, and four others standing trial for alleged money laundering and criminal breach of trust. The former NSA, Dasuki is accused of missappropriating $2.1 billion meant for the purchase of weapons[Read More…]