Abuja court bars SSS from arresting, detaining or interrogating CBN Gov over alleged terrorism financing and economic crimes
The Federal Territory High Court has restrained the State Security Services (SSS) from instigating arrest, arresting or detaining the Central Bank Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele over allegations of terrorism financing and economic crimes.
The Federal Government, on Monday announced the re-opening of train services on the Abuja-Kaduna Rail corridor on November. The Minister of Transportation, Mr Mu’azu Sambo, made this known to newsmen while presenting President Muhammadu Buhari’s scorecard in the Transportation Ministry from 2015 to 2022 in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that services…
8 Dec 2021
Benue State Government has through its Ministry of Justice (MOJ) called for the investigation of alleged rape of a female student of the Federal Science and Technical College (FSTC), Otukpo.
14 Nov 2021
The most alarming and worrisome factor in the invasion of the home of Supreme Court Justice Mary Odili perhaps is that none of the multiple security agencies in the country is accepting responsibility....
31 Aug 2021
A Lagos-based lawyer, Tope Alabi, has asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to ban the State Security Service (SSS) from being addressed or addressing itself as Department of State Service (DSS) without an amendment of the law. labi also prayed the court to declare that the DSS is not an agency established under any…
27 Feb 2021
Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has sacked his media adviser, Salihu Tanko-Yakasai a.k.a Dawisu, a day after criticising President Muhammadu and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The state information commissioner, Muhammad Garba, said Tanko-Yakassai was relieved of his appointment for “unguarded comments and utterances.” According to PremiumTimes, the “sack is with immediate effect.” Garba…
14 Dec 2020
Angry former militants under the aegis of the National Coalition of Niger Delta Ex-Agitators (NCNDEA), yesterday, alleged that Ocean Marines Solution Limited, OMSL surveillance firm, has denied them their entitlements.
29 Apr 2020
Sports reporters in Akwa Ibom State has called for the immediate and unconditional released of one of its members, Kufre Cater, arrested by the State Security Services (SSS).
27 Apr 2020
The family of the late Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Obudu Local Government Area in Cross River State, Superintendent of Police (SP) Gabriel Amawu, is suspecting foul play
8 Dec 2019
The leader of Nigeria's secret police team that invaded the Federal High Court in Abuja to re-arrest a journalist, Omoyele Sowore, apologised to the judge whose courtroom was invaded, Sowore's lawyer Femi Falana said on Sunday. Falana in a statement said the State Security Service team lead apologised to Justice Ojukwu on behalf of the…
30 Sep 2019
Nigeria's intelligence agency State Security Service said it only “engaged" Chido Onumah in interaction over an inscription on his shirt. "To set the records right, Onumah was never arrested by the Service," DSS's spokesman Peter Afunnaya said in a statement. "He was rather engaged in an interaction during which an act of his capable of…
29 Sep 2019
For Eniola Adedigba, a Senior Secondary School (SSS) I, looks forward to being an artist in future. His arts and crafts class remains an interesting and educating medium for him to understand the terrain he is going into and also to hone his skills.