Tag: Department of State Services

We will no longer tolerate those with “main objective to cause a disintegration” – DSS warns

The Department of State Services (DSS) has alleged that religious and political leaders who have either called for forceful change of government or mass action are collaborating with external forces seeking to plunge Nigeria into crisis. The Service, through its spokesman, Peter Afunanya, accused some clerics and prominent leaders of[Read More…]

Chinedu Ekeke: Buhari regime, gasping for air, begging to breathe

Poor Dawisu, who knows how he’s faring now? He’s the latest up the belly of the tiger that is now the President Muhammadu Buhari regime, gasping for air, begging to breathe. Dawisu, whose real name is Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, was secretly abducted by personnel of the Department of State Services (DSS[Read More…]

PDP Condemns arrest of Salihu Tanko Yakasai, by the Department of State Services

Opposition Peoples Democratic Party, on Saturday, condemned the arrest of Salihu Tanko Yakasai, by the Department of State Services. The party in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, demanded the immediate release of the Yakasai who was whisked away by security operatives on Friday in Kano[Read More…]

DSS warns of plans to inflame tribal and religious discord across the country

The Department of State Services (DSS) has again warned against alleged plans to cause ethnic and religious violence in the country. DSS in a statement issued on Wednesday by its spokesman, Peter Afunanya, recalled that the service had on January 11, issued an alert of alleged plans by some elements[Read More…]

Department of State Services, warns “unpatriotic elements” against actions that threatens National Security

The Director-General of the Department of State Services, Mr Yusuf Bichi, has warned against actions that threatened national security, stressing that the service would ensure that the unity and corporate existence of the country remained inviolable. Yusuf Bischi, called on individuals and groups to join hands with security and other[Read More…]

Nigerian Govt handling #EndSARS’ promoters’ as National security – DSS ordered bank accounts frozen, stopped foreign travel

Fresh facts have emerged that the embargo placed on the bank accounts of some leading supporters of the #EndSARS protests was the result of an instruction from the Department of State Services, DSS. THEWILL gathered authoritatively that it was the DSS which ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to[Read More…]

“I am the voice of the holy martyrs, so if l perish, l perish” – Dr. Obadiah Mailafia during visit to DSS

Former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and social commentator, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, was late yesterday, released after close to hours interrogation by the officials of Department of State Services, DSS, in their office in Jos, Plateau State. Vanguard Newspaper reports that Mailafia, who has been having running[Read More…]

Breaking: For calling on Nigerians to Save Country from Anarchy, DSS Invites Na’aba for Grilling

Investigators at the Department of State Services (DSS) are set to grill Hon. Gha’ali Umar Na’aba, for calling on all Nigerians of conscience to join NCFront, a pressure group, in rescuing and saving Nigeria from the anarchy and fear of an impending doom. Na’aba, a former Speaker of the House[Read More…]

DSS to clamp down on notable personalities and groups who incite a breakdown of law and order

The Department of State Services (DSS), on Friday, warned that it would clamp down on notable personalities and groups who incite a breakdown of law and order in the country. A statement from the spokesman of the Service, Peter Afunanya said in line with its mandate of detecting and preventing[Read More…]

Man sues DSS, President Buhari’s Daughter, Hannan Over unlawful detention

A trader, Anthony Okolie, who was arrested by the Department of State Services and detained for 10 weeks, has sued the DSS for N500m according to Punch Newspaper reports. Okolie, in a suit filed before the Federal High Court in Asaba, Delta State, by his lawyer, Tope Akinyode, also demanded[Read More…]