Director-General of the Department of State Services, Mr Yusuf Bichi, on Thursday said many African countries including Nigeria were facing difficulties in deepening democracies they inherited post-colonial era due to weak institutions and poor leadership
The Director-General, Department of State Service (DSS), Yusuf Bichi, says the service has removed a journalist, Lanre Arogundade, from its watch list in which his name featured for 38 years.
10 Dec 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has dispatched a high-level security delegation to Sokoto and Katsina States in response to the recent spike in activities of bandits.
7 Dec 2021
President of the Ugwumba Leadership Centre for Africa and All Progressives Congress (APC), Uche Nwosu has urged the Federal Government to partner with private organizations and individuals to drive its women and youths' empowerment policies and programmes. He said such measures will eliminate observed sharp practices that have undermined the government's efforts at tackling youths…
17 Sep 2018
Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, and the immediate past Commissioner for Information and Orientation in Ondo State, Kayode Akinmade, have decried the hasty manner President Muhammadu Buhari removed Matthew Seiyefa as acting director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS) last week.
13 Sep 2018
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday appointed Yusuf Magaji Bichi as the new Director-General of the Department of State Services. The appointment will take effect on Friday, September 14, 2018. The appointee is a core Secret Service operative. This came weeks after the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, acting in the capacity as the president, sacked…