Sim card case: Court orders N10m against DSS over man's arrest
A federal high court in Asaba, Delta State on Thursday ordered the Department of State Service (DSS) to pay N10 million in compensation for violation of human rights of one Anthony Okolie. Okolie was arrested on Monday, July 22 at Nnedisi Road, Asaba, Delta State and detained by the DSS for a period of 10…
Court awards N1m against FG over disruption of #RevolutionNow protest
A Federal High Court in Lagos has awarded N1m against the Federal Government over the disruption of #RevolutionNow protest. The court awarded the N1m in favour of a Lagos-based lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, who said he participated in the protest and was among those tear-gassed by security agents. The nationwide protest was convened by Sahara Reporters…
DSS denies invading former Edo Chief of Staff residence
The Directorate of State Service (DSS) in Edo has denies invading the residence or arresting anyone associated with Chief Taiwo Akerele...
DSS, CBN confiscate 1,207 bags of ‘smuggled’ rice, others in Adamawa homes
Department of State Services (DSS) and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have impounded 1,207 bags of 50kg foreign rice in residential apartments of Adamawa State.
Breached protocol: DSS probes officers
The Department of State Services, yesterday, said it has begun disciplinary action against its personnel found to be negligent while on the entourage of President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, in Argungu, Kebbi State.
Deposed Emir Sanusi drags IG, DSS, others to court over alleged detention
Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, the deposed Emir of Nano, on Thursday, dragged the Inspector-General (I-G) of Police, Mohammed Adamu; Director-General, Department of State Services (DSS), Yusuf Bichi, to the Federal High Court, Abuja, over his alleged detention.
Confusion over Oshiomhole’s fate, as DSS special forces invade APC secretariat
It was unclear late yesterday as to whether the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) would still hold on to his exalted seat, in spite of a favourable order of a Federal High Court in Kano State on Thursday.
DSS agents stake out Premium Times office, visit editor's residence
Agents of Nigeria's secret police on Sunday visited the home of the editor of Premium Times, Musikilu Mojeed, in their quest to pry information from one of the newspaper's reporters. The two agents, who visited Mojeed's residence, arrived and left in a Toyota Camry car. DSS is looking to extract the source of a secret…