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Aisha Buhari reacts to DSS’ arrest of ‘sister’

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, has reacted to Department of State Services’ (DSS) investigation of a fraud suspect who claimed to be her sister. Her spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, in a statement on Wednesday, said Aishawas not involved in the case. The statement reads, “She wishes to state …

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Ex-APC spokesman dares Oshiomhole over DSS probe, bribery scandal

The immidiate past deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has asked the National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole to clear his name from allegations of bribery and corruption during the party’s primary election. Frank said until proper investigation and clearance is …

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ASUU strike: DSS allegedly detains Bauchi chapter chairman

The Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) and Bauchi State University, Gadau, chapters of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Sunday criticized the alleged detention of the ATBU chapter chairman, Dr Adamu Babayo, by the Department of State Services (DSS).The Vice Chairman of the association, Dr Ibrahim Maina, who …

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DSS finally gets spokesman, appoints Afunanya as PRO

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Thursday announced the appointment of Mr. P.N. Afunanya as its spokesman and Public Relations Officer. A statement by the Public Relations department of the service said Afunanya obtained BA. English (1997), Abia State University, Uturu; MA. English (2009), University of Uyo; and MA. …

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DSS operatives descend on journalists in Osun, destroy gadgets

There was tension in Osun State on Monday night, as operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) attached to the Osun State Deputy Governor, Mrs Titi Laoye-Tomori attacked journalists returning from an assignment. The journalists, who were part of Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s press crew, were said to be returning …

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NASS siege: Orji Kalu speaks on those behind DSS action

A former Governor of Abia State and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Orji Uzo Kalu has given his own interpretation to the invasion of the National Assembly by men of the Department of State Services, DSS. The former governor said that incident was the activity of …

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National Assembly siege a major breach – Falae blasts DSS

Chief Olu Falae, National Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) has condemned Tuesday’s invasion of the National Assembly by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS). In a statement issued by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Alfa Mohammed, on Tuesday in Abuja, Falae said the action breached the …

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2019: Umahi tasks police, DSS, others on crime-free Ebonyi

The governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi has tasked the commissioner of police and other security chiefs in the state to make Ebonyi a crime-free state ahead of the forthcoming general election. Umahi made this known through his Senior special assistant, Dr. Kenneth Ugbala while briefing journalists in Abakaliki, …

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PDP sends delegates to DSS over arrest of Senator Abaribe, Suswam

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has sent a delegation to the Director-General of the Department of State Services, Lawan Daura, over the arrest of the senator representing Abia South, Enyinnaya Abaribe. It was gathered that the delegates comprised top leaders of the party and some state …

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