By Aderibigbe Olamide
Former National security adviser (NAS),colonel sambo Dasuki,today says president Muhammadu Buhari is behind his incessant detention.
He said this at a court hearing in Abuja today,February 26. His counsel,Joseph Daudu said to the court that Dasuki’s unlawful detention was piloted by the president of the federation, he said this was made known through the president’s maiden media chat
Daudu said despite being granted bail,the President on National television said the federal government will not release his client Dasuki and Nnamdi KANU(who is currently facing charges of illegal possession of firearms and assisting in the management of unlawful society).
The counsel said the president openly stated these men have committed heinous crimes against the society and will not be released.
Daudu beseeched the court to stay further proceedings on the charges against Dasuki.
The complainant asked the court not to grant Dasuki’s application,adding that the department of state security (DSS),the security agency detaining the former NSA is not a party to the suit against him before justice peter Affen.
After listening to the parties, justice Affen adjourned the case to friday,march 4 for ruling on the application.
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