EFCC accuses Metuh of using Jonathan to delay trial

EFCC accuses Metuh of using Jonathan to delay trial

Metuh’s trial: EFCC asks court to vacate witness summon against Jonathan By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to vacate the subpoena it issued to compel former President Goodluck Jonathan to appear as a witness in the ongoing trial of erstwhile […]

I can’t remember what N400m paid to Metuh was for – Dasuki tells court

I can’t remember what N400m paid to Metuh was for – Dasuki tells court

The detained former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, told the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday that he would not be able to remember if the sum of N400m paid to a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, in 2014, was for the provision of security services. The Economic and Financial […]

Metuh – Dasuki appears in court, claims loss of memory

Metuh – Dasuki appears in court, claims loss of memory

Former National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki has appeared in the trial of former PDP spokesman, Olisa Metuh before a Federal High Court in Abuja. However, Dasuki’s counsel, Ahmed Raji (SAN) has opposed his testifying today due to loss of memory following his two years of incarceration. He said the evidence to be given, is […]

Metuh’s Trial: Jonathan absent in court

Metuh’s Trial: Jonathan absent in court

Former president, Goodluck Jonathan and former National Security Adviser (NSA), retired Col. Sambo Dasuki both failed to appear as witnesses in the trial of former PDP spokesman, Olisa Metuh. The court bailiff failed to serve Jonathan the subpoena to appear in court in his Abuja residence as directed by the judge on Tuesday. Also, the […]

Metuh’s Trial: Court Bailiff 5 days to serve summon to Jonathan

Metuh’s Trial: Court Bailiff 5 days to serve summon to Jonathan

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the court bailiff to serve the subpoena on former president, Goodluck Jonathan to appear as witness in the trial of former PDP spokesman, Olisa Metuh. Justice Okon Abang ruled that the ex- president is not to blame for his absence, as the bailiff ought to do more […]

Metuh’s Trial: PDP chief wants ex-president as witness, Dasuki disagrees

Metuh’s Trial:  PDP chief wants ex-president as witness, Dasuki disagrees

Metuh’s Trial: Court orders Jonathan to appear on Wednesday Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday ordered President Goodluck Jonathan to appear before it to testify as a witness in defence of a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olisa Metuh. A court official confided in our […]

‘Arms scandal: Contractor inflated helicopters’ price by $20m each’

‘Arms scandal: Contractor inflated helicopters’ price by $20m each’

The claims read like the plot of a best-selling thriller, with secretive arms dealers and a corruption-riddled government fighting jihadists. The weapons deal collapses in acrimony but instead of a shoot-out, the embittered parties fight it out in court. In this real-life saga, Ara Dolarian is the US arms dealer, Hima Aboubakar the weapons contractor […]

Allow Dasuki face his trial, PDP faction tells Jonathan

Allow Dasuki face his trial, PDP faction tells Jonathan

A faction of the PDP under the leadership of Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, asked Jonathan to allow Dasuki to face his trial. The PDP said it was happy that neither Dasuki nor any other suspects claimed that they gave part of the money under investigation to it during the last general elections. Spokespersons for the […]

Citing alleged bribery, arrest, Ademola withdraws from Dasuki’s trial

Citing alleged bribery, arrest, Ademola withdraws from Dasuki’s trial

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Justice Adeniyi Ademola of a Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday withdrew from further presiding over the trial of a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.). Justice Ademola returned the case file to the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court for re-assignment to another judge. The Federal Government […]

Jonathan ordered Dasuki to give me N100m – Okupe

Jonathan ordered Dasuki to give me N100m – Okupe

A former Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Doyin Okupe, says the embattled former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), gave him N100m on the instruction of Jonathan. Okupe, who served as Jonathan’s spokesman from 2012 to 2015, added that he received N10m monthly from Dasuki to pay salaries […]

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