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Court Gives AGF, DSS September 7 To Respond To Rights

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) has a September 7, 2021, date to respond to a suit filed against him by a Yoruba Nation Activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho. The Department of State Services (DSS), co-joined in the suit seeking the enforcement of Sunday Igboho’s fundamental rights has the same date […]

Court Grants Bail To 12 Persons Arrested In Sunday Igboho’s

The Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja, has granted bail to 12 persons that were arrested at the residence of the Yoruba nation activist, Mr Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho. Justice Obiora Egwuatu admitted the applicants to bail on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, after he overruled the Department of State Service, DSS, which […]

DSS Presents Sunday Igboho’s Aides In Court

The Department of the State Services, DSS, has bowed to the July 29 order of a Federal High Court in Abuja as it presents some aides of the Yoruba Secessionist Leader, Sunday Igboho, before the Court. This followed the fresh order issued by the Court that the detainees be produced in court on Monday, August […]

Yorubas In Diaspora Protest Attack On Sunday Igboho’s Residence

Yorubas in Diaspora has protested at the Nigerian Embassy in the United Kingdom over the attack launched by the Department of State Services (DSS) on the residence of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho on Thursday, July 1, 2021. The protesters chanted different solidarity songs, and also displayed placards on Friday, […]

Court Orders Remand Of Nnamdi Kanu In DSS Custody

Justice Binta Nyako of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has ordered the remand of fugitive leader of the indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr Nnamdi Kanu in the custody of the Department of State services (DSS). The remand order was sequel to an application by Federal Government Lawyer, Mr Shuaibu Labaran. Mr […]

DSS Invites NYU Leader, Chinonso Obasi, Other Youth Leaders Over

National President of the Nigeria Youth Union (NYU), Mr Chinonso Obasi has been invited by the Department of State Services, DSS, alongside other Youth Leaders over a plan to disrupt official activities at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Mr Obasi confirmed the invitation by the security agency, saying he was expected to be at […]

DSS Raises Alarm Over Plot To Incite Religious Violence, Attack

The Department of State Services (DSS) has raised an alarm about an alleged plot to incite religious violence across the country. In a statement on Monday, January 11, 2021, the DSS Public Relations Officer, Dr Peter Afunanya, disclosed that the plot was being sponsored by some persons in collaboration with external forces. According to Channels […]

DSS Invites Ex-CBN Deputy Governor Mailafia

The Department of State Security Services (DSS) has once again invited the former deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr Obadiah Mailafia, to its office in Jos, the Plateau State Capital. Dr Mailafia, who was also the presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) has previously been interrogated by officials of […]

Two Feared Dead As IPOB, DSS Clash

Two persons were feared dead as operatives of the Directorate of State Security Service (DSS) clashed with members of Indigenous People of Biafa (IPOB). The clash, which occurred on Saturday reportedly started between the DSS and IPOB members holding a meeting in Emene, Enugu. It was gathered that men of the DSS had gone to […]

Mailafia Re-Invited By DSS

A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Obadiah Mailafia, has been re-invited by the Department of State Security (DSS) for questioning. Preparing to honor the invitation on Monday, August 17, 2020, Mr Mailafia told reporters in Jos that: “I don’t know the reason but I am going as a good citizen, […]