• Sambo Dasuki wins first leg of action against Nigerian govt at ECOWAS court

    Sambo Dasuki wins first leg of action against Nigerian govt at ECOWAS court

    Sambo Dasuki, a former National Security Adviser, on Monday triumphed at the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS) court in the first leg of his court action challenging his alleged unlawful arrest and detention since December last year by the Nigerian government.

    Against the objection of government, the court ruled in Abuja that it has jurisdiction to entertain the suit brought before it by Mr. Dasuki for the enforcement of his fundamental rights to liberty and to own property as […]