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DSS freezes accounts of Saraki’s aide, associates, ignores House order to release detainees

Press Statement The growing penchant for disrespect to rule of law/orders of constituted authorities and abuse of human rights by the Director General of the DSS Lawal Daura got alarming with the DSS DG decision to ignore the resolution of the House

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DSS invites Apostle Suleman over ‘inciting’ comments

General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has been invited by the Department of State Services to appear at its National Headquarters in Abuja. Our correspondent learnt on Saturday that the cleric was invited for interrogation on Monday by 10:00 am,

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Magu: Senators demand new report from DSS

A week after President Muhammadu Buhari wrote to the Senate and cleared the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, of corruption, members of the Senate have called on the Department of State Services, whose

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Lawyers protest in Abuja over DSS hijack of Democracy in Nigeria

As lawyers, women groups, raise alarm on emerging patterns that threaten Nigeria’s Democracy Thousands of protesting lawyers, civil society group led by their coordinator Barr.Agu Okwukwe yesterday marched the Streets of Abuja against the growing excesses of the DG SSS,

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Patience Jonathan’s house raided but Police, EFCC ‘unaware’

Some men of the Nigeria police on Wednesday evening raided the family house of Patience Jonathan, former first lady, without a search warrant. A source, who confirmed the development to newsmen,  said the house is located at Igbeti Rock Street, Maitama,

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Security operatives arrest Saraki’s aide

Heavily armed men believed to be from the Department of State Security Services and SARS operation team stormed the offices of Bar. Ikenga Imo Chinyere, the Senior Special Adviser on Youth Matters to Senate President Bukola Saraki office and that

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Contrary to DSS claim, documents exonerate Magu, show how FCTA paid for official residence

Newly obtained documents by online newspaper, Premium Times have shed more light into how the official residence of the embattled chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, was paid for. The documents showed that Ibrahim Magu’s apartment was

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Protesting lawyers shut down parts of Abuja, want SSS to obey Court orders

Thousands of lawyers have stormed the streets of Abuja, in protest of the alleged continued disobedience of court orders by the State Security Service, SSS. The lawyers, supported by members of the civil society community, have stormed the Federal High

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Protest at Supreme Court over arrested judges

Daily Trust is reporting that protesters have stormed the Supreme Court of Nigeria and demanded that all judges arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS) some weeks ago should step aside while their case is in court. The protesters

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We can’t suspend judges without probe, ‎NJC replies NBA

The National Judicial Council on Friday rejected the suggestion by the Nigerian Bar Association to suspend serving judges who were among the seven arrested by the Department of State Service between October 8 and 9. The NJC, in a statement

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