Dasuki: How N2.2bn Was Spent For Prayers, EFCC Tells Court

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An investigating officer of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Adariko Michael, yesterday told a high court of the Federal Capital Territory how N2.2 billion was allegedly spentfor prayers in Nigeria and Saudi Arabia to win the war against insurgency in the country.


Michael was giving evidence as the first prosecution witness (PW1) in the trial of retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, former National Security Adviser (ONSA) to President Goodluck Jonathan in the alleged two billion dollars arms deal fraud.


Others charged with Dasuki are a former General Manager with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Aminu Baba-kusa, Acacia


Holdings Limited and Reliance Referral Hospital Limited.


The EFCC charged them with 32 counts bordering on misappropriation, criminal breach of trust, dishonest release and receiving various sums of money before Justice Husseini Baba-Yusuf.

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