Tag archive for ‘DSS’
By Bar and Bench On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Court orders DSS to keep monies recovered from Justice Ngwuta with CBN

By Toyin Akinfolajimi A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja Thursday ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to deposit the monies it recovered from the residence of a Supreme Court judge, Justice Sylvester More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, May 15th, 2017
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Rights Infringement: DSS stalls trial in Peace Corps’ N2bn suit against police, others

Trial in a N2billion lawsuit slammed by the Peace Corps of Nigeria against the Nigeria Police and four others by Trustees of the Peace Corps of Nigeria and its National Commandant, Dickson Akoh could not proceed More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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Alleged Oil Theft: Court turns down Ifeanyi Ubah’s request to compel DSS to release him

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Friday turned down a request by oil magnate, Mr Ifeanyi Ubah to compel the Department of State Service (DSS) to release him from detention. The trial high court said although More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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N11bn Oil Theft: Lagos court orders DSS to produce Ifeanyi Ubah in court

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Tuesday issued an exparte order compelling the Department of State Services (DSS) to produce, willy-nilly, the Managing Director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Ifeanyi More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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Alleged Fraud: DSS arrests Ifeanyi Ubah

Chairman of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Mr Ifeanyi Ubah has been arrested by the Department of State Services. Spokesman of the Nigerian secret police, Mr Tony Opuiyo, made the disclosure vide a statement on Staurday. Opuiyo More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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Sack: Why DSS stormed Pencom–Source

Detectives from the Department of State Security (DSS) have raided the office of the National Pension Commission (PenCom). Insider sources said the raid was likely targeted at the sacked Director -General, Mrs. More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
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Detained Suswam slams N10bn suit against DSS, seeks unconditional release

Detained former Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, has slammed the Department of State Service (DSS) with a N10billion lawsuit. Suswam is currently held in the custody of the Department of State Service (DSS) In More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, April 3rd, 2017
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CAN fires protest letter to DSS over detention of BoT members

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Sunday described as state sponsored the detention of four members of Board of Trustees (BoT) of CAN Trustfund by the  Department of State Services (DSS). The allegation More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, March 30th, 2017
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Business mogul, Ifeanyi Uba, reportedly detained by DSS

Owner of Capital Oil, Mr Ifeanyi Uba, has been reportedly arrested and detained by Nigeria’s Department of State Service. The controversial businessman was previously implicated in a fraud saga with the Nigerian More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
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Police arrest former DSS official who ‘stole’ N310 million allegedly belonging to Saraki

The police have arrested a former operative of the Department of State Service (DSS) who was dismissed from the service over his alleged robbery of a bureau de change operator. Abdulrasheed Maigari, 35, was arrested More...