Tuesday, 7th December 2021
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Department of State Services

1 Mar
The management of Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) has planned to engage the services of the Department of State Services (DSS), the police and other allied security agencies
29 Jan
The Nigerian Army, 4 Brigade, Benin, has pledged continous synergy with the Department of State Services (DSS), Edo Command, toward achieving successes in internal security
23 Dec 2020
The Department of State Services (DSS) has alerted Nigerians to plans by some criminal elements to carry out violent attacks on public places, including key and vulnerable points
15 Sep 2020
A former assistant director, Department of State Services (DSS), and one of Nigeria’s leading practitioners in the private security sector, Dennis Amachree, has been honoured with the Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) Lifetime Achievement Award 2020. The Managing Director of the OSPA, Professor Martin Gill of the University of Leicester, announced the award in the…
15 Mar 2020
The Department of State Services (DSS) says it will sanction its personnel for negligence over security breach in the futile attempt made by one Mohammed Guddare to have unauthorised handshake
27 Feb 2020
A twenty-six-year-old member of National Youth Service Corps serving in Kwara State, Oluwatosin Medaiyese, has been taken to an Osogbo Magistrate’s Court in Osun State for allegedly impersonating a judge
16 Jan 2020
The Department of State Services (DSS) has secured the freedom of five aid workers abducted by Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State. Security sources confirmed yesterday that they were released following a negotiation with the sect...
4 Jan 2020
The Department of State Services (DSS) has arrested Kabiru Mohammed, a Kano State indigene, for allegedly creating and sharing fake videos depicting a wedding ceremony between President Muhammadu Buhari...
13 Nov 2019
Operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) yesterday allegedly opened fire to disperse protesters demanded the release of Omoyele Sowore. They also assaulted journalists, The Guardian’s Oludare Richards, who were on ground to cover the protest.
21 Aug 2019
Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) and Inspector-General of Police (IGP) to appear before it on September 4 over Omoyele Sowore’s arrest and detention.
6 Aug 2019
The Federal Government came under criticism yesterday over its suppression of unarmed #RevolutionNow protesters. The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress in the last general elections, Omoyele Sowore, had called for a mass protest against the alleged misgovernance of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.
5 Aug 2019
The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams has appealed to the Federal Government to release the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (ACC), Omoyele Sowore.


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