35 C
Abuja
Tuesday, January 28, 2020

DSS

Insecurity: Military to withdraw troops from volatile areas in 2020

  With effect from the first quarter of 2020, the federal government will withdraw military troops from some volatile parts of the country that have attained peace. The withdrawal of troops will be done after an assessment to determine areas where...

Another Christmas Tragedy: DSS officer’s bullet misses his boss’ fleeing Christmas cow, kills domestic staff

Another Christmas Day tragedy has been recorded, this time at Alor in Idemili South Council Area of Anambra State as a middle-aged man was shot dead by a Department of State Service (DSS) officer. The man, Onyeocha Umuokwu, a domestic...

BREAKING: Omoyele Sowore freed at last

  At last, the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore, has been set free from the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS). Persecondnews reports that Sowore was released freed at the DSS headquarters in Abuja about 6.20 pm on...

BREAKING : Justice Minister, Malami, Orders DSS : Release Dasuki, Sowore Now

Like a thunderbolt, Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), has directed the Department of State Service (DSS) to release both the immediate past National Security Adviser, retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, and #RevolutionNow’ protest...

Just In: Sowore: Trial Judge Disqualifies Himself From Rights Enforcement Suit

A Federal High Court judge in Abuja, Justice Ahmed Mohammed, on Monday disqualified himself from hearing the fundamental rights enforcement suit by the #RevolutionNow protests convener, Omoyele Sowore. The suit among others wants an order of the court releasing him...

Sowore: Justice Minister says can’t order his release from DSS custody

...suggests recourse to court   Without foreclosing Omoyele Sowore's release from the custody of the Department of State Service  (DSS), the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami says his office cannot take the decision alone. He was reacting to human rights lawyer, Femi...

Nigeria’s Justice Minister to DSS: Hands off, handover Sowore’s case

...directs immediate transfer of case file to his office   Amid smearing embarrassment and condemnation on the rearrest and trial of Omoyele Sowore by the Department of State Services (DSS), the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, has...

Sultan to DSS: Flouting court orders will breed lawlessness, anarchy

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs has added its voice of caution to the disrespect and disregard of court orders by institutions of government, saying it will lead to disorder and chaos in the country. The President-General of the...

DSS invasion of courtroom: Senate joins House of Reps to launch investigation

  Joining forces with the House of Representatives, the Senate has begun probe of the invasion of a Federal High Court, Abuja, by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) to rearrest Omoyele Sowore on December 6. To this end,...

Desecration of temple of justice: House of Reps launches probe

  Worried by the invasion of the court by the Department of State Service (DSS) to rearrest of the onvener of #RevolutionNow, Omoyele Sowore, the House of Representatives has directed  the relevant committees to investigate the incident.   The DSS operatives had...
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Nigeria’s central security system, a colossal failure, says Senate President

  …we cannot play politics with security issues ...Community policing an option -- SGF Mustapha Taking a holistic view of the current...
- Advertisement -

Herdsmen’s attack Benue Governor Ortom , escapes death by whisker

  …local guards repel attacks Another governor has escaped death by a whisker in the hands of ubiquitous armed herdsmen, this time around is the Benue...

From Wuhan to West Africa – Living in an era of infectious disease outbreaks

  By Dr. Dr Adaeze Oreh The ongoing new corona virus (nCov) outbreak that was first reported in Wuhan, China mid-December 2019 causes a pneumonia-like illness...

New US visa rule makes it easier to reject applicants for being poor

The United States Supreme court issued an order on Monday to temporarily allow a new visa rule that would deny certain visa applicants across...

China calls for ‘resolute fight against deadly coronavirus as death toll rise to 106

  Officials in China revealed that the death toll from coronavirus outbreak has risen to 106, with the authorities in Hubei province, saying it killed...