Category Archives: DSS

Breaking: DSS produces Dasuki in court for Metuh’s trial

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—-The Department of State Service, DSS, has finally produced detained former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki, retd, before the Federal High Court in Abuja to testify in the ongoing trial of erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh. Former national security adviser of ex-president […]

Strike: DSS meets ULC leaders

…As NUPENG shuts loading depots nationwide …FG to meet with NUPENG over strike By Victor Ahiuma-Young & Lawani Mikairu LAGOS — THE Department of State Service, DSS, yesterday, invited leaders of United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, to its Abuja headquarters over the ongoing nationwide strike by members, including Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural […]

Court grants DSS permission to detain suspect for 45 days

The Federal high Court, Abuja, on Thursday granted permission to the Department of State Service (DSS) to detain one Adamu Mohammed for 45 days pending conclusion of investigation. Mohammed is being investigated for carrying out acts of terrorism by divulging sensitive information to members of Boko Haram. Justice B.O. Quadri gave the order following an […]

DSS busts kidnap, Boko Haram cells

Nigeria’s Department of State Services (DSS) has announced a string of  successes in its tactical operations in July and early August, 2017, busting kidnap gangs and Boko Haram cells in parts of the country. The service also waded into the boundary crisis between Cross River and Akwa Ibom States. The security agency made this known […]