Arrest not enough, I want to see picture of my husband’s killer, says wife of slain vendor
Wife of the slain Abuja newspaper vendor, Mrs. Josephine Okereke, has demanded justice for the gruesome killing of her husband, Ifeanyi Okereke, by a security aide attached to the Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila.
Lagos: Good riddance to ex-governors’ bad pension
The declared intention by the Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu to present a bill before the State’s House of Assembly for a repeal of the State’s Public Office Holder...
PENGASSAN pickets firm over alleged anti-labour practices
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association (PENGASSAN) on Tuesday, picketed an oil and gas firm, BakerHughes Nigeria, over alleged anti-labour practices. The union also exposed the firm’s disregard for Nigeria’s labour laws as it locked out about 64 employees of the organisation, including members of the union. PENGASSAN, in a statement,…
No need for another anti-graft agency
A proposal to set up a ‘‘Proceeds of Crime Recovery and Management Agency’’ by the Federal Government is un-called for at this time of austerity. Going by the explanation, given by the Attorney-General (A-G) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami...
I never defied security reports, Zulum replies ex-DSS chief
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has denied claims that he defied security reports before the multiple attacks on his convoy by terrorists at Baga.
‘Killers’ of monarch, DSS operative, others in Plateau arrested
Plateau State Government has confirmed the arrest of suspected killers of a traditional ruler in Foron District of Barkin-Ladi Council, a Department of State Services (DSS) operative and five other people in Vwang District of Jos South Council.
NCC board chair, Jaja charges accusers to go to court
The Chairman of the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) Board of Trustees, Dr. Tonye Clinton Jaja has called on those threatening him over the investigation of the Director-General of NCC, Mr. John Asein to go to court to substantiate the false claims they are laying against him. According to him, his accusers have resorted to peddling…
NNPC, DSS intervene as NARTO suspends strike till 2021
Although the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Department of State Services (DSS) intervention has forestalled the tanker owners warning strike, stakeholders have raised concerns over the policy on haulage of petroleum products
PDP frowns on ‘harassment’ of Mailafia
National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has urged the Department of State Services (DSS) to stop “harassing” erstwhile...
Kidnappers kill DSS operative in Katsina after collecting N5m ransom
Suspected kidnappers have killed a 33-year-old operative of the Department of State Services (DSS), Sadiq Bindawa, in Katsina State, after collecting N5 million ransom from his friends and relatives.
Security chief bags lifetime achievement award
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…