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Sambo Dasuki

Dasuki welcomes new baby, 6 months after release from prison

Former National Security Adviser, NSA, Sambo Dasuki, on Friday welcomed a newborn baby from his second wife, six months after regaining freedom from prison custody.

Court orders release of Dasuki’s passport

Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf of the Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Maitama has ordered the release of the International Traveling Passport of retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki to him.

Dasuki, Sowore’s release: Buhari, apostle of Rule of Law – Fayemi

The governor of Ekiti State and Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, has said that the recent release of former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and Convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore has shown President Muhammadu Buhari as the true apostle of the Rule of Law in the country.

Sowore, Dasuki release, significant to attaining Rule of Law – Senior lawyers

Some senior lawyers have said that the move by the Federal Government to release Omoyele Sowore and retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki from detention was significant and essential to the rule of law.

Arms Deal: Judge’s absence stalls Dasuki’s trial

The trial of former National Security Adviser, NSA, Sambo Dasuki on allegations of multiple fraud and illegal arms possession at the FCT High Court, Maitama, was on Wednesday stalled due to absence of presiding judge.

Dasukigate: Court grants Dokpesi’s request to travel abroad for medicals

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, granted the request by Raymond Dokpesi, Founder, DAAR Communications Plc, to travel abroad for medical attention.

Alleged N19.4bn fraud: Court fixes Dec. 11 to hear EFCC’s motion on Dasuki’s trial

An FCT High Court in Maitama, Abuja, on Tuesday fixed December 11, for hearing in the trial of rtd Col. Sambo Dasuki and four others over alleged misappropriation of N19.4 billion arms funds.

NSA: Who does the cap fit? By Ibrahim Bello

Since President Muhammadu Buhari, in a meeting with some traditional rulers from southern extraction, said there is a need to change the security architecture of the country, the social media and the security and intelligence space have been awash with insinuations as to who and who are qualified or maybe favoured to handle the frightening security conundrum threatening the nation.

General Magashi and the National Security Agenda, by Yushau A. Shuaib

When Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd.) was announced as a ministerial nominee, I reached out to the former Commissioner for Information and Finance in Kano State, Mallam Garba Yusuf, for an insight into the capabilities of the retired military officer.

Metuh defends Dasuki in court, says Jonathan gave me N400m

A former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh, on Thursday, defended the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki at the Federal High Court in Abuja, saying that the N400 million project fund in which he is standing trial was paid to him by former President Goodluck Jonathan and not the former NSA.

Again, Dasuki refuses to appear in court, N33.3bn Arms deal trial stalled

The trial of Sambo Dasuki, former national security adviser, NSA, again could not take place on Friday, owing to his absence.

Alleged N400m fraud: Absence of Metuh’s counsel stalls proceedings

The ongoing trial of former Peoples Democratic Party Spokesman, Olisa Metuh over alleged N400 million fraud was on Wednesday stalled at the Federal High Court, Abuja due to the absence of his counsel in court.

Metuh disengages 2 SANs defending him on N400m alleged money laundering case

A former spokesperson for the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, has disengaged two Senior Advocates of Nigeria leading his defence in his N400m money laundering case before the Federal High Court in Abuja.

Court rejects Dasuki ‘s application for indefinite adjournment

An FCT High Court on Wednesday rejected an application by a former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki,  praying for an indefinite adjournment, pending the compliance of  a bail order by the Federal Government.

$40m received from NSA Dasuki judiciously used, ex-President Jonathan’s cousin tells court

Robert Azibaola, cousin to former President Goodluck Jonathan, has told the Federal High Court, Abuja, that the money he received from former National Security Adviser, NSA, Sambo Dasuki, was judiciously used.

On the politics of bullshit, by Aliyu Dahiru Aliyu 

In 2005, philosopher Harry G Frankfurt published a book, formerly a philosophical paper, he titled “On Bullshit” which tries to philosophically compare and contrast different types of cognitive dissonances and their relationship with how a political animal responds to reality with his own “truth”.

Court sets up 3-man panel to review Dasuki’s trial

A Federal Capital Territory High Court has set up a three-man panel to resolve the logjam arising from the trial of former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, in the alleged money laundering charges along with Aminu Baba Kusa, Acacia Holdings Limited and Reliance Referral Hospital. 

2019: Buhari Campaign Organisation promises 90% of votes in Ondo

The Buhari Campaign Organisation, BCO, has urged its newly inaugurated executive members in Ondo State to work tirelessly to deliver 90 per cent of...

Finally, court directs SSS, AGF to release Dasuki

The Federal High Court in Abuja has formally served a warrant of release of Sambo Dasuki on the Director General of Department of State Security Services, DSS, and the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice.

Dasuki to regain freedom soon as judge signed bail application

The former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki is to regain his freedom in any moment as a Federal High Court Judge, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu formally endorsed the bail application granted him on July 2, 2018.

Jokolo blasts Sultan, northern elite over Dasuki, says they’re hypocrite

A former Aide de Camp, ADC, to President Muhammadu Buhari when he was Governor of Gongola and Military Head of State, Al-Mustapha Jokolo has...

What we will do if Buhari fails to honour latest bail order on Dasuki – Lawyer

A Human Rights Lawyer, Kayode Ajulo, has revealed that the Nigerian Bar Association would likely embark on a boycott of the courts if the Federal Government fails to honour the latest court order granting former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, bail.

Dasuki: Court fixes July 2 for judgment over former NSA’s ‘illegal detention’

A Federal High Court in Abuja will on July 2, 2018 deliver judgment on the three years illegal detention of the immediate-past National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, who is a retired Colonel.

Sheikh Gumi speaks on Saraki, police row, says no persecution under Jonathan

Radical Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has dropped another bombshell at the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, saying there was no persecution of perceived opponents...

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