An Abuja High Court, TOday , further fixed July 1st for trial to begin for former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and Bashir Yuguda, in the alleged misappropriation of 19. 4 billion naira arms funds.

The EFCC charged Dasuki, Yuguda alongside former Governor of Sokoto State Attahiru Bafarawa, his son, Sagir and his company Dalhatu Investment Limited.

The EFCC charged them with 25 counts bordering on criminal breach of trust and misappropriation of public fund to the tune of 19. 4 billion naira.

According to Justice Hussein Baba Yusuf, the Department of State Security DSS wrote a letter to the court alleging that Dasuki had refused to come to court.

The letter was in response to a court order on April 16th on the DSS to produce Dasuki at the next adjourned date.

The Prosecution Counsel, Oluwaleke Otalagbe applied for a date to enable them regularise and know steps to take before the next adjourned date.

Justice Baba Yusuf then adjourned to July 1st for hearing.