Lagos lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has advised the federal government to release the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd.) as ordered by the Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).

Falana argued in a statement issued in Lagos yesterday that this has become necessary to allow Col. Sambo to enjoy his human right to liberty within the context of the bails granted him by the trial courts.

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“Having loudly proclaimed to operate under the rule of law, Nigeria cannot afford to ignore the order of ECOWAS Court. Indeed, as a leading member state of the ECOWAS, the Nigerian government must contuinue to demonstrate leadership by example”, he said.