#NewsFlash: Ex-National Security Adviser remanded in Kuje Prison
Former National Security Adviser, Col Sambo Dasuki (rtd) has been remanded in Kuje prison pending the time he will meet the conditions of his bail.
Dasuki, former Sokoto State governor, Attahiru Bafarawa, former minister of state for finance, Bashir Yuguda, Shuaibu Salisu, and Sagir Bafarawa were on Monday granted bail in the sum of N250 million each and were asked to provide two sureties in like sum as well as deposit their international passports at the Federal High Court, Abuja presided over by Justice Peter Affem. The judge, while granting the accused persons bail and adjourning the case till February 2 and 3 2016, said the offences the accused persons were alleged to have committed were bailable.
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had last Wednesday charged the accused persons on a 22-count of conspiracy, bribery, abuse of office and criminal breach of trust to the tune of N28 billion .
Meanwhile, Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf, of the FCT High Court on Friday granted Dasuki and five other persons bail in the sum of N250m each.