Dasuki, the former national security adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan has today been charged in court. Sambo Dasuki appeared today in court in the Federal Capital, Abuja; and was charged with fraud, money laundering and criminal breach of trust.
Dasuki, alongside others, was arrested two weeks ago by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC).
A government investigation panel indicted Mr Dasuki for allegedly diverting $2bn meant to buy equipment for the Nigerian Army to fight against the Boko Haram insurgency.
Dasuki appeared in court together with a former finance director in his office, Shuaibu Salisu, and a former general manager of the state oil company, Aminu Babakusa who all pleaded not guilty in court.
Sambo Dasuki has also denied all allegations claiming that they are politically motivated.