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DSS Gets New Spokesman

22 hours ago /
Nation  Security 

The department of state services, DSS has named Nnochirionye Afunaya as its new spokesperson.  

New DG DSS To Restore Public Confidence In Outfit

1 week ago /
Nation  Security 

The acting Director General of Department of State Service, Mathew Seiyefa says the service is embarking on accelerated review of detention cases and perceived abuse of human rights to restore public confidence.

Wike Says APC Not Ready For 2019

1 week ago /
Politics 

Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike says Wednesday’s invasion of the national assembly by masked operatives of the department of state services clearly shows that the APC-led federal government is not prepared for the 2019 general elections.

Adesina Speaks On Daura’s Sack

1 week ago /
Politics 

The special adviser to the president on media and publicity Femi Adesina says the action taken by acting president Yemi Osinbajo by terminating the appointment of the director general of the department od state services shows that there is unanimity in government.

Transcript: Bukola Saraki’s Full Speech At The World Press Conference

1 week ago /
Nation 

It is a matter of record that yesterday, lawmakers and staff of the National Assembly were prevented from entering the National Assembly Complex by heavily armed security agents of the Department of State Services (DSS). All entries to the Complex were blocked. The National Assembly, the seat of democracy in...

Seiyefa May Be Named DG DSS

1 week ago /
Nation  Security 

The federal government may name the most senior director in the Department Of State Services (DSS) Matthew Seiyefa as acting director general.

IGP Denies Police Involvement In Nass Invasion

1 week ago /
Nation  Security 

The Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris has denied the involvement of officers and men of the Nigeria police force in the takeover of the national assembly complex on Tuesday morning.

IGP Negates Involvement In NASS Takeover By DSS

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Inspector General of police Ibrahim Idris says his personnel were not in involved in the takeover of the National Assembly by the DSS earlier today.

Civil Society Groups, NASS Staff Protest Blockade

1 week ago /
Nation 

Staffs of the National Assembly who were refused entry into the assembly complex and some civil society groups, have become restless outside the gates of the Assembly.

DSS Operatives Lay Siege To Nass, Senators Loyal To Saraki Block Chamber

1 week ago /
Politics 

An atmosphere of tension currently envelopes the premises of the national assembly particularly the senate wing as operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) lay siege to the lobby.

 

Dasuki’s Lawyer Speaks On His Continued Incarceration

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The counsel representing detained former National Security Adviser Sambo Dasuki, says it is doubtful if the attorney general of the federation will advise against respect for court orders.

Benue House Of Assembly Staff Accuse Security Operatives Of Harassment

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The clerk of the Benue state house of Assembly Torese Agena says the entire staff of the assembly were ordered out of the premises Tuesday morning by security men on the directive of the new commissioner of Police Besan Gwana crippling administrative activities which have been steadily disrupted in the past two weeks.

Jega Slams Money Politics, says it’s Depleting Electoral Integrity

4 weeks ago /
Nation 

The former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Attahiru Jega says the influence of money politics is increasingly depleting Nigeria’s electoral integrity and may ruin the twenty nineteen general elections if not checked.

Ekiti Traditional Rulers Condemn Disruption Of Rally

1 month ago /
Politics 

Reactions have continued to trail the disruption of PDP rally on wednesday by the police in Ekiti State.

Rights Activist Calls For Trial Of Suswam

1 month ago /
Nation 

An Abuja based human rights activist and legal practitioner Onoja King has called on the Department Of State Services, DSS to charge the immediate Past Governor Of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam before a court of competent jurisdiction in order to enable him respond to the allegations leveled against him.

FG Amends Charges, Against Dasuki

3 months ago /
Nation 

The trial of Former National Security Adviser (NSA) Colonel Mohammed Sambo Dasuki in the alleged diversion of $2.1b arms funds is facing a fresh delay as the federal government has filed a 32-count amended charge against him and three others.

Army Nabs Alleged Benue Attacks Mastermind

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Army has said that its troops have arrested a key Boko Haram suspect believed to have masterminded most of the attacks in Benue State.

Police Arrest 115 Shiite Members Over Abuja Protest

4 months ago /
Nation  Security 

About 115 members of the Islamic movement group popularly known as Shiites, have been arrested by the police after a violent clash in the Abuja business district area and some parts of Wuse 2 on Monday.

Security Chiefs Concerned Over Plot To Disrupt 2019 Elections – Presidency

4 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s security chiefs have expressed worry over plans by some groups in the country to disrupt the processes leading to the 2019 general elections, the presidency has said.

Security Services Assures Of Balance Between Security And Freedom Of Expression

4 months ago /
Nation 

In the midst of the debate over the right to freedom of expression and the government's efforts to ensure that the digital space and the mass media generally do not become a playground for terrorism and destabilization, security agencies in the country have given assurances that they would maintain a balance between openness and national security.


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