Ballot paper printing, COVID-19 fund, DSS grills Ogun SSG
Nigeria Today

Ballot paper printing, COVID-19 fund, DSS grills Ogun SSG

The Secretary to Ogun State Government, Tokunbo Talabi, has been invited and interrogated by the Department of State Services DSS, over recent allegations of fraud levelled against him. A source from the DSS who craved anonymity hinted newsmen that the invitation and subsequent interrogation were as a result of the allegations levelled against him. The

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Why Emefiele should not be granted bail - DSS, AGF
Law & Order

Why Emefiele should not be granted bail – DSS, AGF

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Tuesday told the Federal Capital Territory High Court that suspended Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, will flee the country if granted bail. The Attorney General of the Federation also supported the argument of the DSS, describing Emefiele as a “flight risk.” Emefiele is challenging his

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Anambra traders threaten to protest DSS arrest of market chairmen
Business

Anambra traders threaten to protest DSS arrest of market chairmen

…as some Anambra traders allegedly flee to neighboring states over high levy imposed on traders by govt. Arrangement is reportedly perfected for a peaceful protest by Anambra traders over arrest of two market chairmen, by personnel of Department of Security Service, DSS, during a meeting with all market chairmen in the State and State Government

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Soludu averts protest against AIRS, DSS over market leaders' detention
Featured

Soludo averts protest against AIRS, DSS over market leaders’ detention

…as market leaders in the state threatened to mobilize for a state wide protest against the government and DSS Anambra State Governor Chukwuma Soludo on Wednesday averted what could have been the greatest protest by traders in the State over what they called intimidation and harassment of them and their leaders. The leaders were invited

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DSS arrests Abuja terror suspects in high-powered sting operation 
Metro

DSS arrests Abuja terror suspects in high-powered sting operation

…the operation was carried out by the DSS and some foreign security operatives – residents claim Operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS on Monday stormed the Trademore Estate in the Lugbe area of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, and arrested two terror suspects in sting operation. The DAILY VENDOR learnt that the security

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Police parade Ex-DSS officer, others over Abia Bullion Van robbery 
Crime

Police parade Ex-DSS officer, others over Abia Bullion Van robbery 

A dismissed officer of the Department of State Services, DSS, Prosper Israel was on Monday paraded by the Abia State Police Command. THE DAILY VENDOR learnt that Prosper along with his younger brother and eight other suspects were arrested for robbing a billion van. The ex-DSS officer, his younger brother, Chinwendu Israel, along with the

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Management of Desert Herald warns against media trial as DSS raids homes of Mamu’s in-law, relatives
Terrorism

Mgmt. of Desert Herald warns against media trial as DSS raids homes of Mamu’s in-law, relatives

The management of Desert Herald has cautioned the Department of State Service against what it termed the media trial of its Publisher, Malam Tukur Mamu, currently under detention in its (DSS) facility. In a statement on Friday by its Head, Special Projects, Ibrahim Mada, the management also cleared the air that the so-called ‘Military Accoutrements’

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DSS Storms, Raids Terrorists’ Negotiator’s Residence
Terrorism

DSS Storms, Raids Terrorists’ Negotiator’s Residence

A team of the Department of State Service(DSS) raided the residence of Malam Tukur Mamu, the Publisher of Kaduna-based Desert Herald and Media Consultant to controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, who withdrew as one of the negotiators between the terrorists that attacked the March 28 Abuja-Kaduna bound AK-9 train passengers. A source familiar with the matter

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NBC jams Radio Biafra signal in Lagos, asks DSS to arrest operators 2
Biafra 24

NBC jams Radio Biafra signal in Lagos, asks DSS to arrest operators

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says it has jammed the signals of a station “claiming to be Radio Biafra”, and broadcasting in “many parts of Lagos”. In a statement issued on Monday, the commission said it has also requested the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Nigeria police force to arrest the operators of

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