Tag Archives: SamboDasuki

Court Orders Release Of Jonathan’s Cousin Detained By EFCC Over $40m ONSA Contract

An FCT High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja yesterday ordered the release of former president Goodluck Jonathan’s cousin, Mr. Azibaola Robert who has remained in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over a $40m pipeline contract awarded by the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) under the leadership of retired…

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You Can’t Release Dasuki From Detention – FG To ECOWAS Court

  Following the suit former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. SamboDasuki (retd) filed against the Federal Government before the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice over his continued detention without trial since December 2015,the ECOWAS Court, to compel it to release Dasuki from detention. The Federal Government, through its lawyer, Mr.…

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Metuh Loses Fundamental Human Rights Suit, Asked To Pay N15, 000 To EFCC

  A federal high court in Abuja, led by Justice Okon Abang has struck out the case of fundamental human rights filed by the spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), challenging his detention on January 5. Metuh who is facing a 7-count charge…

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#DasukiGate: Jafaru Isa Refunds N100 Million To EFCC As PDP Kick Against His Release

Jafaru Isa  Former military governor of Kaduna State and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Jafaru Isa, has refunded N100million of the N170 million he allegedly received from embattled ex-NSA, Sambo Dasuki. The retired brigadier-general, was arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), at his Asokoro residence in Abuja on…

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Former PDP Chairman Arrives Court In Wheel Chair To Face Corruption Charges

Former acting national chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and a member of the party’s board of trustees (BoT), Haliru Bello has been arraigned on a four-count charge of money laundering before a Federal High Court, Abuja. Bello and his son, Abba Mohammed, were alleged to have diverted N300 million meant for the procurement of…

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Obanikoro Responds To Sahara Reporters Allegation That He’s Hiding In The US To Escape Trial

  Yesterday, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro was accused of moving out of Nigeria so as to avoid being caught by Nigerian investigators by New York based news agency, Sahara Reporters. According to SR, Obanikoro is hiding in a Gwinnnet Count, Georgia, where he reportedly bought a home in 2014. Even more, it said EFCC is in possession…

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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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