Tag: DSS

DSS Denies Invading the court to arrest Sowore, despite video evidence

The action of the Department of State Service (DSS) to rearrest Omoyele Sowore surprised Nigerians considering the fact that he was released less than 24 hours earlier. The DSS in a press statement made available to the media by its spokesman, Peter Afunanya said none of its officers involved in[Read More…]

Judge chased out of court – DSS rearrests Sowore 24 hour after release

The Department of State services (DSS) has rearrested Omoyele Sowore at the federal high court in Abuja. On Thursday, the court ordered the DSS to release Sowore within 24 hours. He was later released in the evening of the same day. But on Friday, DSS agents pulled their guns in[Read More…]

Just In: Trouble as DSS In Court to rearrest Omoyele Sowore

The State Security Service (SSS) has invaded the Federal High Court Abuja to rearrest Omoyele Sowore, who was released on bail yesterday evening. The SSS officers stormed the Abuja Division of the court on Friday morning, with attempts being made to break into the facility. Sowore was released after Ijeoma[Read More…]

Breaking: DSS Finally Releases Omoyele Sowore on bail

The department of state security services has finally released Mr Omoyele Sowore leader of the Revolution Now Protest few minutes ago in Abuja. Mr Sowore first met his bail on November 6, one month ago, but he was not released. He was however, was arrested on August 3 for planning[Read More…]

Sowore mobilising thugs – we won’t release him so he is not knocked down by car – DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) says it will not release Omoyele Sowore, convener of #RevolutionNow Movement to a mob. Omoyele Sowore, is an investigative journalist and founder of the New York-based news site Sahara Reporters, who was arrested in August by the country’s intelligence agency, the Department of State[Read More…]

Just In: DSS Finally Agrees to Release Omoyele Sowore

The Department of State Services (DSS) says it is ready to release Omoyele Sowore, convener of RevolutionNow Movement after outcry and condemnation over his continued detention across the world. In a statement on Wednesday, Peter Afunanya, spokesman of the DSS, said operatives of the agency, did not open fire on[Read More…]

With Live Ammunitions, Nigerian State Police Disperses Protesters Demanding Sowore’s Release

Officials of the Department of State Services (DSS) have dispersed protesters who stormed the headquarters of the service over the continued detention of the convener of the #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore. NewsWireNGR monitored activities of the protesters and online images where the protesters were shot at with live ammunitions at[Read More…]

Kassim Afegbua Writes on Traumatic Experience over IBB’s Statement

ONE STATEMENT, MANY ORDEALS BY KASSIM AFEGBUA In the last six days, I have gone through traumatic experience when I was declared wanted by the Nigeria Police. By the strength of that unprofessional declaration, I was treated like a common criminal and fugitive until I showed up at the Police[Read More…]

3 DSS Operatives Reportedly Sacked For Allowing Yusuf Buhari Race With His Power-bike

Following the involvement of President Muhammadu Buhari’s only son, Yusuf in a ghastly accident, during a power-bike racing on Tuesday, December 26,2017; facts have emerged on how Yusuf secretly acquired the multi million naira bikes. DAILY POST exclusively reports the BMW power-bikes, with a whopping sum of $157, 000 each from[Read More…]

Tension As DSS and EFCC Officials Clash In Asokoro Abuja, Barred From Arresting DSS Ex-DG Ekpeyong Ita

There was tension in the Asokoro area of Abuja on Tuesday following a clash between officials of the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The anti-graft agency had stormed the residences of Ayo Oke, sacked director-general of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), and[Read More…]