Thursday, April 3, 2014

Former CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Weakens FG In Court, Gets Paid For Damages

Click for Full Image SizeOnce again, Former Central Bank Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, is now one those that has proven that the Federal Government is not to be scared and can be brought down at any court of law.

A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Thursday issued a restraining order against the Police, State Security Service (SSS) or their privies, from arresting the suspended CBN Governor, Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi.

Justice Ibrahim Buba gave the order while delivering judgement in a suit filed by Sanusi, seeking an order restraining the police, and the SSS, from infringing on his fundamental rights.

Sanusi had filed the suit through his Counsel, Professor Yemi Osibanjo (SAN), seeking an order restraining the Police and SSS from arresting, detaining or otherwise harassing him.

Delivering his judgement on Thursday, Justice Buba dismissed a preliminary objection filed by Dr Fabian Ajogwu (SAN) on behalf of the AGF, challenging the jurisdiction of the court to hear the suit.

Joined as First to Third respondents in the suit are: The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Inspector-General of Police (IGP), and the SSS.


  1. wat a shame to the govt ....smh


  3. hahahahahahahaha....GEJ government is so weak