Tag archive for ‘DSS’
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...

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...