Tag archive for ‘DSS’
By Bar and Bench On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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EFCC Chair: DSS releases details of allegations, critical documents against Magu

My whole story, by Magu  Strong indications emerged on Friday that forces opposed to the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as substantive head of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission are yet to back down. This More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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DSS arrests 32 Boko Haram fighters, others

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Wednesday said it had  recorded fresh success in new operations aimed at dismantling Boko Haram’s aggressive fundraising operations to finance its plans through kidnapping, More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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EFCC Chair: The DSS’s letter to the Senate that aborted Magu’s ambition

RE: NOMINATION OF MR IBRAHIM MAGU MUSTAPHA AS EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN OF ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL CRIMES COMMISSION (EFCC) SECURITY REPORT OF THE NOMINEE Your letter NASS/CS /SA/01/17/ 08 /02 dated 7th March 2017 requesting More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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Detention Without Trial: Why Acting President Osinbajo must intervene in my case with DSS now—Selki Torughedi

Writes National Assembly too, wants immediate intervention, justice Six months after the Department of State Service (DSS) allegedly spurned a valid order of the Federal high court which directed his immediate More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, February 26th, 2017
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DSS quizzes ex-Governor Suswam over possession of arms, 21 certificates of occupancy, 45 exotic car keys

The Department of State Services (DSS) has invited Gabriel Suswam, immediate past governor of Benue State, to explain his possession of various arms, ammunitions, 45 exotic car keys, 21 certificates of occupancy More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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Reports of my arrest by DSS, very untrue – Tuface

Popular musician, Tuface Idibia, on Monday dismissed as a tissue of lies reports which indicated that he had been arrested and detained by operatives of the Directorate of State Services (DSS) over his earlier planned More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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DSS and the politics of arrest, by Paul Onomuakpokpo

After President Muhammadu Buhari came into office in 2015, one of the measures he took seemingly to restore the professional integrity of the Department of State Services (DSS) was to overhaul it. The worry then More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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At last, Apostle Suleiman visits DSS, leaves after 30 minutes

The fiery General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman, was allowed to go home after honouring the invitation of the Department of State Services (DSS) for inciting statements against the Fulani More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Apostle Suleiman may appear before DSS today with over 30 lawyers

Asks El-Rufai to produce herdsmen he offered money Says El-rufai should face murder charge The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman, is scheduled to report in the office of the Department More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Protest by lawyers against Daura, a misplaced priority—DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) has dismissed as misplaced priority the protest by a group operating as Lawyers in Defence of Democracy and Citizens for Good Governance calling for the sack of its Director More...