Department Of State Services (Dss) Nigeria
The Department of State Services, has denied some media reports indicating that five of its personnel aided Nnamdi Kanu, leader of proscribed the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to escape from his Umuahia home on last year.
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, September 13, named Yusuf Magaji Bichi as the new director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS). The new boss is now to take over from Matthew Seiyeifa, who replaced Daura.
Femi Falana, a human activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has written to the acting- director of Department of State Services (DSS), Mattew Seiyefa demanding the names of the 294 Nigerians who are reportedly held.
After their controversial redeployment, officers transferred out of the headquarters of the Department of State Services have been recalled by the acting director general of the agency, Mathew Seiyefa, when he resumed on August 1.
New report has reportedly emerged concerning the former national security adviser, Lawal Daura, who was sacked by then acting president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo. Daura is awaiting President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision on him.
Junaid Mohammed, a Second Republic lawmaker, has alleged that some kinsmen of President Muhammadu Buhari are pressurising him to reinstate the sacked director general of the Department of State Services (DSS) Lawal Daura.