Court to DSS: Allow Dasuki to travel for treatment
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Friday,
ordered the Department of State Services (DSS), to
allow a former National Security Adviser, Col.
Sambo Dasuki (rtd), to travel abroad for medical
Dasuki is seeking the enforcement of the courtâ€™s
earlier order which gave him three-week
permission to seek medical treatment abroad.
Ruling on the matter Friday, Justice Ademola
Adeniyi, insisted that the ex-NSAmust be allowed to
travel without delay.
â€œCourt order must be obeyed. What is wrong in the
defendant travelling and coming back to face trial?
â€œOnly a fit person can stand for trial and
investigation. My own orders will not be flouted,â€
the judge ruled.
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