Sanusi Floors FG,SSS ,Police as Court Orders Release of Seized Passport



sanusi-lamido newSuspended Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria ,CBN ,Mr Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has floored the Federal Government,State Security Service,SSS and the Police as a Federal High Court in Lagos ordered the release of his seized passport .
Justice Ibrahim Buba in his ruling also ordered the respondents to pay the sum of N50million as da mages to Sanusi for his illegal detention nand seizure of his passport.
The judge equally dismissed the allegation that Sanusi was sponsoring terrorism as an afterthought,implying he agreed with the position of suspended CBN Governor’s lawyer ,Mr. Kola Awodein (SAN).
The court urged the FG to tender a public apology to Sanusi just as it restrained the defendants from arresting him without due process.
Sanusi had gone to court to restrain the FG,SSS and police from abridging his rights and arresting him.
The suspended CBN governor was detained and his passport seized as he returned to Lagos from Niger Republic after he was ousted by the FG.

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