Tag archive for ‘DSS’
By Bar and Bench On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Why Buhari must sack leadership of EFCC, DSS and AGF Malami—HURIWA

A pro-democracy group operating as Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to rejig his anti-corruption team for greater efficiency. A statement by the National More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, September 29th, 2017
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Alleged Fraud: FG must produce Dasuki in court to testify for Metuh—Appeal Court

By a unanimous verdict, a three-member panel of the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja on Friday ordered the Department of State Service (DSS) to produce the detained former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, August 14th, 2017
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DSS arraigns eight kidnap suspects in Port Harcourt court

The Department of State Service (DSS) has arraigned eight suspected kidnappers before a Port Harcourt Magistrate court. The suspects, comprising seven males and a female were charged to court at the weekend on More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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Detention: DSS floors Nyanya blast suspect at Appeal Court

The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal has thrown out an appeal by the alleged mastermind of the April 14, 2014 Nyanya bomb blast, Aminu Ogwuch to challenge a high court ruling which ordered that he should be More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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DSS re-arraigns Boko Haram suspects for 2011 murder of foreigners

By Toyin Akinfolajimi The Department of State Service (DSS) on Monday re-arraigned eight Boko Haram suspects for the killing of five foreigners who were abducted from a construction site in Kebbi state in 2011. The More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Senator Kashamu in trouble again, battles DSS, police

Says invitation on him, a secret move to extradite him to US for drug trial A serving senator, Prince Buruji Kashamu has told a federal high court in Abuja that the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) and the Director More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
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We are not recruiting—DSS

Advises Nigerians to be wary of fraudulent persons The Department of State Service (DSS) on Friday dismissed as rumours the information making the rounds in the media that it was recruiting. The agency of government More...

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...