He specifically urged the Inspector General of Police , Ibrahim Idris , to seek necessary legal advice from the Attorney – General and Minister of Justice , Abubakar Malami, with a view to drag Daura to court .
Okupe , in a telephone interview on Saturday , said the sacked DSS boss was sacked and arrested because he ordered a siege to an arm of government .
He said the offence was clearly against the sovereignty of the nation .
Okupe said , “When you take over an arm of a sovereign government unlawfully, it is a treasonable act . It was subordination on democracy itself, a terrible act of fundamental principle of separation of power which is a pillar of democracy .
“Many people may not be aware that what differentiates a military regime from democracy is the federal parliament that we refer as the National Assembly.
“In a military regime, we have the executive, we have the judiciary but we don ’ t have legislature . It is a sacred institution that you cannot violate .