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    An Akwa Ibom State indigene, Mr David Victor John, who was last week arrested, tortured and detained by an Assistant Director Security (ADS) in the state command, Ismaila   Bako, over alleged  financial transaction with one Blessing Akpan David, a female operative, in the state command, has called on the Director General of the DSS, Yusuf ...
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    President Muhammadu Buhari is again meeting with members of the  Nigeria Governors Forum Security Council, GFSC and Service Chiefs at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The meeting which is taking place at the Council Chambers has in attendance, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha, the National Security ...
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    President Muhammadu Buhari attends a meeting with the service chiefs and others at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on January 17, 2020.   The Federal Government has declared its support for community policing and its willingness to fund it. The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, stated this while briefing State House correspondents ...
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    Service chiefs and President Buhari during the security meeting   With effect from the first quarter of 2020, the Nigerian Military will be withdrawing troops from some parts of the country. The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, disclosed this to State House correspondents at the end of the security meeting which held ...
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      A Federal high Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami and Director General of the DSS, Yusuf Bichi, to appear before the court over continued detention of Omoyele Sowore. Counsel to Mr Sowore made a fresh application for an order of the court to release the defendant who was re-arrested ...
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    Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana   A human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana has asked the Federal Government to start complying with Nigerian Court injunctions the same way it heeds the ruling of foreign courts. Mr. Falana a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), accused the Federal Government of disobeying valid court orders in Nigeria ...
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      Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court, Abuja has threatened to jail the Director-General of the State Security Service (SSS), Yusuf Bichi. This is in response to the failure of the SSS to release the detained publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, and his co-accused, Olawale Bakare. Earlier this month, in a court ...
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    Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, and his co-detainee, Olawale Bakare, have each filed a suit of N500million before the Federal High Court in Abuja against the Director-General of the Department of State Services, Yusuf Bichi and the Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami. Following their continued detention in DSS custody, both men are ...
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      DG, DSS Yusuf Bichi   The Department of State Services, DSS, has denied claims that the Presidency has threatened to sack its Director General, Yusuf Bichi. It also faulted claims that the former Director general, Lawal Daura is now in covert operations. The intelligence agency described the insinuations made by an online medium, point-blank-news ...
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    President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday presided over a meeting of security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, as part of the ongoing efforts to engage military and intelligence community towards addressing Boko Haram insurgency. The President, riled by the recent routing of military bases by insurgents, was said to have told the service chiefs to ...