In I985, former military Ruler,Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, overthrown Buhari out of Office through Military Coup De tat and Former National Security Adviser to ex president, Goodluck Jonathan, Sambo Dasuki Immediately placed Buhari in Chains, at that time Nigerians were
celebrating the Muslim festival and enjoying the public holidays.
Sambo Dasuki, led a team of four Police men which include, Abubakar Dangiwa Umar, Lawan Gwadabe, Abdulmumuni Aminu, and arrested Buhari 1n August 26th 1985
Buhari was arrested and his government toppled, IBB, through the help of Dasuki, threw Buhari into Prison custody
Dasuki was then made the ADC (aide-de-camp). to babangida