Fidelity bank banner UBA banner
No order for Tambuwal’s arrest —NSA, Police

By News Express on 22/11/2014

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 2,605


The Office of National Security Adviser (ONSA) has described as unfair and a total falsehood the news making the rounds that the National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki, has ordered the arrest of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal. The police has also denied any such order, which reports in some media (News Express not included) claimed was given at a meeting with Vice President Namadi Sambo and Inspector General of Police Suleiman Abba held yesterday as the State House, Abuja.

Director Special Duties in the Office of National Security Adviser, retired Colonel Bello Fadile, this afternoon described the reports and rumours as untrue and total falsehood.

Colonel Fadile said in a statement in Abuja: “It is not only untrue and mere fabricated reports that the NSA met with the VP and ordered the arrest of Hon. Tambuwal. The fact is that the National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, has been outside the country since Wednesday on pressing national security issues.

“To the best of our knowledge, there is no any order for the arrest of Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of the House of Representatives.

“We therefore urge the media to always cross-check their stories before going to the press.”

Also reacting to the reports, Spokesman of the Nigeria Police Force, DCP Emmanuel Ojukwu, said there was no order for Tambuwal’s arrest. “It lies with the investigators to determine who should be quizzed and/or prosecuted, as the case may be for criminal acts,” Ojukwu stated.

•Photo shows Speaker Tambuwal.

Source News Express

Posted 22/11/2014 7:18:07 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Appeal Court fixes Oct.19 to deliver judgment on...

National Orientation Agency moves to douse tension over...

NIPC partners with council to attract foreign investments...

It will be a cloudy day across the...

15 die in Cross River flooding

Oduduwa University honours Sanusi, Okonjo-Iweala

APC targets 250,000 Membership in Abia, serves Ikpeazu...

Kano woos investors for economic growth

El-Rufai nominates 13 commissioners •Their names and portfolios...

NiMet chief says floods may hurt cocoa, favor...

NUPENG commences training of 3,000 tanker drivers

Governors raise the alarm over killer rice

 

Latest News Tinubu orders Ambode’s impeachment: Report Boko Haram on rampage in Borno, kills 38 Troops kill wife of Benue militia leader, 12 loyalists Buhari’s men, governors plot Oshiomhole’s downfall IGP asked to account for 56 missing police rifles Paris club loan: Ondo workers threaten showdown with governor Police uncover bodies of Abia pastor, two church members Governor Sani-Bello mourns former CJN Kutigi, says, he was an iconic legal giant Peter The Rock: Atiku made a wise choice picking Peter Obi as running mate for 2019 presidential election, By Ray Ekpu Philanthropist donates N1m, solicits support for Bayelsa flood victims AfDB gives $50m to Fidelity bank for SMEs UBEC’s N51b lying fallow as states fail to access fund

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (408,125 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (383,183 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (315,557 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (258,543 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (238,027 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (224,763 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (204,564 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (185,998 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (170,796 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (166,162 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (161,824 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (149,566 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (69) Business & Economy (3,701) Business Verdict (52) Columnists (949) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (560) Features (660) Global Business Monitor (304) International (2,557) Interview (165) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (145) News (39,795) Opinion (1,126) Pidgin (13) Politics (7,319) Religion (883) Sports (1,737) Stock Watch (35) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

NLNG Prize for Literature 2018

Zenith Zero Balance

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

LIBYA vs NIGERIA 2-3 Goals Highlights

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement