•Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd)
Nigeria’s Department of State Services (DSS) has stated that it found five bullet proof cars and destructive weapons in the houses of former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, in Abuja and Sokoto following a simultaneous search.
Dasuki who has been accused of having plans to commit treasonable felony against the Nigerian state prevented DSS operatives from carrying out their duty even after he was presented with a search warrant.
“Twelve exotic vehicles were retrieved from Dasuki’s residence having failed to produce evidence of ownership. For instance, what could he be doing with five bullet proof cars as a retired NSA? These cars, which from all available evidence, were purchased with tax payers’ money were being kept for possible sinister enterprise,” a statement signed by an official of the DSS, Tony Opuiyo read.
“What could a former NSA be doing with destructive weapons and bullet proof cars which put together could disrupt the peace of any city in Nigeria for a while?” he quizzed.
In the statement by DSS titled: “Preventing attempts to commit treasonable felony: the search on the residence (s) of Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (Col rtd), immediate past National Security Adviser” it said:
“On 16th July, 2015, about 1650 hours, based on credible intelligence linking the immediate past NSA, Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (Col Rtd) with alleged plans to commit treasonable felony against the Nigerian State, operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) conducted a search on the properties belonging to the former NSA, Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (Col Rtd). The properties are on Nos. 13, John Khadya Street, Nos. 46, Nelson Mandela Street, both at Asokoro, Abuja, and Nos. 3 Sabon Birni Road, Gwiwa Area, Sokoto, Sokoto State.
“The search operations were planned to be simultaneously conducted, but Dasuki refused the operatives entry into his main residence located at No. …Read More
Source:: PM Newspaper