Tag Archives: Department of State Security

Femi Gbajabiamila: DSS Begins Probe Into Shooting Of Abuja Vendor, Arrests Security Detail

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has given an update on an Abuja newspaper vendor, Ifeanyi Okereke, who died after being hit by a stray bullet from one of the security operatives from his envoy. According to him, the DSS detail, Abdullahi M. Hassan, has been handed to the Department of State Security (DSS) for…

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Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage & More Celebs Reportedly Interrogated Over Alleged Political Utterances

Details have emerged on how music mogul, Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage and two other popular singers were invited by the Police and Department of State Security (DSS) for questioning over alleged political utterances against the administration of President Muhamamdu Buhari. According to a report by SaharaReporters which is being circulated online, Don Jazzy and Savage…

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Tears of Joy As Chibok Schoolgirls Reunite With Parents

Emotional scenes, tears, hugging, dominated the reunion of the recently released 82 kidnapped Chibok Schoolgirls with their parents. The setting was the Department of State Security (DSS) facility in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) where the girls have been trying to get over the trauma of abduction and incarceration in Boko Haram’s camp. At the…

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Sahara Reporters Obtains Full List of Top Nigerian Judges Under Investigation

  A week ago, agents of the Department of State Security (DSS) embarked on an unprecedented raid of homes of numerous judges, arresting several of them, including two Supreme Court justices directly linked with alleged electoral judgment fraud in Rivers and Akwa Ibom states. Sahara Reporters is reporting that it has obtained a full list…

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Suspects Charged To Court For Allegedly Cloning Ambode’s Phone Number

  The Department of State Security (DSS) yesterday arraigned two artisans before an Isolo Magistrate Court for allegedly cloning the mobile line of Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, reports The Guardian. Rilwanu Jamiu and Balogun Stanley Oyewole, the suspects who claimed to be cocoa dealers, were said to have attempted to perfect N50 million…

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Security Operatives Move Arrested Boko Haram Deputy Leader To Abuja

 Khalid al-Barnawi (centre) with fellow jihadists in a propaganda video posted to YouTube  Khalid al-Barnawi, the deputy leader of the dreaded terrorist sect, Boko Haram who was arrested recently in Lokoja has been moved to Abuja under tight security last night and kept in a secret location by operatives, reports The Guardian.  The suspected kingpin…

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Boko Haram Abduct 30 Men & Women, Kill 17 Despite Ceasefire Agreement

The caretaker chairman of Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State, Shettima Maina, said on Sunday that suspected Boko Haram gunmen attacked communities in the council and kidnapped some residents. Mr. Maina told journalists in Maiduguri that at least 17 people were killed by the gunmen whose attack on the communities started on Wednesday. He…

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