Lagos Court bars SSS,Police from arresting Sanusi

sanusi-lamido newA Lagos – based Federal High Court has barred the Police and Nigeria’s secret police ,the State Security Service ,SSS from arresting Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi who was suspended from office on Thursday as governor of Central Bank of Nigeria,CBN.
Reports said Jusitce I.N. Buba gave the order “restraining the Respondents, their privies, agents, representatives, or any other law enforcement agencies of the Government of the Federation from violating, interfering with, or imposing any restriction on the enjoyment of the Applicant’s right to personal liberty and freedom of movement pending the hearing and determination of the Motion on Notice.”
When asked whether Sanusi would be arrested,Presidential Spokeman Reuben Abati said as at Thursday there was no directive for Sanusi’s arrest yet.

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