- Adams Oshiomhole has congratulated the new director general of SSS Yusuf Bichi
- Oshiomhole said Nigeria is in good hands with Bichi at the helm of security affairs
The national chairman of the All progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has congratulated Yusuf Bichi, on his appointment as the new director general of the State Security Services (SSS) by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Despite condemnation on the recent appointment by the president, Oshiomhole in his congratulatory message to Bichi said Nigeria as a country, is in safe hand with the new boss of the secret police.
Oshiomhole sent his congratulatory message in a tweet on Friday, September 14. He wrote:
Legit.ng previously reported that the presidency announced the appointment of Bichi as the new DG of SSS by President Buhari on Thursday, September 13.
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The president's special adviser on media and publicity, Garba Shehu, Bichi's appointment is with effect from the September 14.
Bichi will take over from Matthew Safeiya who replaced Lawal Duara after his sack for approving the invasion of SSS operatives at the National Assembly.
Meanwhile, Buhari’s removal of Matthew Seiyefa as the acting director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS), has been condemned by some elders under the aegis of the Southern and Middle Belt Forum.
In a statement released on Thursday, September 13, the elders accused the president of dividing Nigeria more than any other leader in the nation’s history.
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