Tag: #DSS

DSS alleges plot to incite religious violence in Nigeria

Suleiman Idris- January 12, 2021

The Department of State Services has warned those planing to incite religious violence across the country to desist from such or face the wrath of ... Read More

DSS denies invading former Edo CoS residence

Abdul Jimoh- April 27, 2020

The Directorate of State Service (DSS) in Edo has denied invading the residence or arresting anyone associated with Chief Taiwo Akerele, former Chief of Staff ... Read More

#RevolutionNow: Sowore, Bakare’s trial resumes on Wednesday

Abdul Jimoh- February 11, 2020

The trial of Omoyele Sowore, Convener, #RevolutionNow, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, will, on Wednesday, resumed before Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court, ... Read More

DSS Release Statement on Sowore Arrest

AMT Tanimu- December 7, 2019

It has become important that the Department of State Services responds to the serial misinformation being circulated in the media about its involvement in the ... Read More

Department of State Services Kebbi State has rescued two children kidnapped from Zuru.

Suleiman Idris- November 11, 2019

The two boys aged one year eight months and four years, were presented to Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu by the State Director of the Service, ... Read More

Clarifications Regarding Media Reports that Chido Onumah was Arrested by DSS

AMT Tanimu- September 30, 2019

The Department of State Service (DSS) wishes to make clarifications regarding media reports that Dr Chido Onumah was arrested by the Service. To set the ... Read More

DSS Urges Nigerians to Disregard Threat of Revolution

Olisa- August 4, 2019

The Department of State Services (DSS) has called on Nigerians to disregard threat of revolution by Mr Omoyele Sowore. He also confirmed that Sowore, who ... Read More

DSS releases journalist Jones Abiri

admin- April 1, 2019

operatives of Directorate of Security Services (DSS) on Saturday whisked away a journalist, Jones Abiri in Bayelsa Jones Abiri, the editor and publisher of the ... Read More

Court orders EFCC, DSS, Police to produce Diezani in 72 hours

admin- December 4, 2018

A Federal High Court Judge gave what appears to be a tall order to the EFCC, DSS and the Nigerian Police Force to produce within ... Read More

DSS Capture Six Men Who Reportedly Killed Kaduna Monarch

admin- November 7, 2018

Six deadly men who reportedly murdered a monarch, Agom Adara, Dr. Maiwada Galadima in Kaduna state have been nabbed. The suspects after they were nabbed ... Read More

Agency Threatens Removal of Illegal Political Billboards in Kwara

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2018

The Kwara Signage and Advertisement Agency has threatened to remove billboards of any political office seekers erected in various parts of the state without payment ... Read More

DSS Reacts to Fake News on Sacked DG Daura

AMT Tanimu- August 13, 2018

Tony Opuiyo, Abuja: The attention of the Department of State Services (DSS) has been drawn to the circulation of fake information and videos in which ... Read More

2019 Elections: Stop Dragging Security Agencies into The Murky Waters of Politics, NBA Cautions

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), on Friday, cautioned politicians against the use of the military and other security agencies in the 2019 general elections. The ... Read More

Abuja-Lokoja highway Blocked by Protesting Truck drivers

Olisa- August 8, 2018

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed the blockage of the Abuja-Lokoja highway at Kwali by protesting truck drivers on Wednesday morning. The FCT ... Read More

Matthew Seiyefa Takes Over as Ag. DG DSS

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2018

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo appointed Mr. Matthew Seiyefa as the Acting Director-General, Department of State Services (DSS), following the sack of the former Director-General Lawal ... Read More

Atiku Commends Osinbajo Over Sack of DSS DG for NASS Blockage

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2018

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has commended the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo for sacking the Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), ... Read More

Ag. President Prof. Osinbajo Sacks DG DSS, Lawal Daura

AMT Tanimu- August 7, 2018

Nigeria's Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has directed the termination of the appointment of the Director General of the DSS, Mr. Lawal Musa Daura. Mr. ... Read More

Update from DSS on Kidnapping, Armed Robbery and Rustling in Benue, Taraba and Nasarawa States

AMT Tanimu- February 27, 2018

Tony Ouiyo, Abuja: In furtherance of its commitment to ensure adequate security in the country, the Department of State Services (DSS) has sustained its counter ... Read More