Tag Archives: National Security Adviser

EFCC Arrests Former Amnesty Chief, Boroh, Seizes $9m From Residence

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has detained Brig.-Gen Paul Boroh retd, the sacked Special Adviser on Niger Delta to the President as part of investigations into his tenure and seized $9 million (Nine million USD) from his Gwarimpa residence in Abuja, during a joint operation between officials of the agency and those from…

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$2 Billions Arms Deal: Court Grants Yuguda Bail For Medical Treatment In Dubai

  A Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja yesterday, granted bail to former Minister of State for Finance, Bashir Yuguda, on ground of urgent need of medical attention in Dubai, reports The Guardian. It would be recalled that Yuguda was arrested November 30, 2015, in connection with the $2 billion arms deal case. Preliminary evidence…

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Judge Says EFCC, Army Behaved Like Illiterates, Orders The Release Of Dasuki’s Former Aide

An Abuja High Court sitting at Jabi has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), and the Nigerian Army, to immediately release Col. Nicholas Ashinze, a former aide to the former National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), who has been in detention since December 23, 2015. In a ruling delivered today, Justice…

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Sources Reveal How CBN Operated Accounts For Dasuki’s ONSA, Other Government Agencies

In the wake of startling revelations currently unravelling from the on going probe of the alleged misappropriation of funds meant for the procurement of arms to boost the military’s offensive against Boko Haram insurgents, for which a former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and few others have been indicted, including the Central Bank of Nigeria…

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Dasuki Pleads Not Guilty, FG Summons Contractors During His Tenure

Though he pleaded not guilty to the N13 billion fraud allegations levelled against him, embattled former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki has still got big issues to contend with, as a fresh probe is believed to have been launched into his tenure by the Federal Government. This time, it is all contractors who made supplies…

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Jonathan Instructed Me To Give Out N10bn To PDP Delegates– Dasuki

Embattled former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) has revealed that he handed over to former President Goodluck Jonathan’s Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs, Waripamowei Dudafa and the Aide-de-Camp the N10bn given to Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, nomination convention delegates, the Nation reports. According to reports by THEWILL, Dasuki stressed that he had…

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ArmsGate: 4 Newspapers Deny Receiving Funds Dasuki Paid ThisDay’s Obaigbena

A few days ago, we brought you a report on Chairman of ThisDay Newspaper, Mr. Nduka Obaigbena, who wrote to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) explaining why the Office of the National Security Adviser paid N670 million to his company.(Click here incase you missed that report) Fresh developments now reveal that at least…

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Dasuki Responds To Buhari’s Arrest Order, Says He Is Surprised & Embarrassed

The immediate National Security Adviser,Colonel Sambo Dasuki has responded to President Muhammadu Buhari’s arrestorder saying he is surprised and embarrassed by his indictment by the Presidential committee to investigate the purchase of arms and military hardware for the military since 2007. According to reports by THEWILL, Dasuki, who denied ever receiving a “formal or informal…

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Dasuki Faces Fresh Charges, Seeks To Travel Abroad As FG Wants Him Tried Secretly

The Federal Government Monday filed fresh charges against former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Mohammed Dasuki (rtd), who is facing criminal charges bordering on unlawful possession of firearms and money laundering. The fresh charges filed against him now include alleged retention of funds which formed part of the proceeds of an unlawful act contrary…

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