Immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), has laughed off speculations on his death during an encounter with a former trusted aide allowed by Department of State Services, DSS.
The visit to the incarcerated erstwhile National Security Adviser was allowed by the DSS penultimate Saturday to douse speculations in social media and among concerned stakeholders that Dasuki died in DSS custody. The interaction between Yushau Shuaib and Dasuki, who worked for the latter while he was NSA, took place at the headquarters of the DSS in Abuja.
The DSS spokesperson who described the news of Dasuki’s demise as fake, callous and inciting, saying: ‘There is no iota of truth or credibility about the rumoured death of Col. Sambo Dasuki. The former NSA is very much in good health and not dead. Therefore, it behooves the general public to disbelieve and condemn the atrocious online story that Dasuki has died in DSS’ custody.’