Ruler,Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, Kicked Buhari out of Office through Military Coup Dictact 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.c
Sambo Dasuki, led a team of four Police men which include, Abubakar Dangiwa Umar, Lawan Gwadabe, Abdulmumuni Aminu, and arrested Buhari in 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. Buhari was left to rot in jail for two years and this wrecked his love life with Safinatu. Buhari and Hajia Safinatu got married in 1971 and they have five children, 4 girls and a boy.