DSS Clash With Sunday Igboho’s Boys Following Yoruba Nation Rally

There was fracas in the premises of Ataoja of Osogbo, Oba Jimoh Olanipekun on Saturday when supporters of a Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho clashed with operatives of the Department of State Service (DSS). A video circulating on social media obtained by The Nation in Osogbo indicated the incident happened on Saturday […]

Inciting The Masses Against The Government Now A Taboo – DSS Warns Religious, Political Leaders

Department of State Services (DSS) says it will no longer fold it arms and let those seeking to plunge the country into crisis with their secession agenda have a field day. In a statement by Peter Afunanya, DSS spokesman, the service said it was working with other security agencies to ensure maintenance of peace and […]

Ganduje’s Aide Arrested By DSS For Insulting President Buhari

DSS has arrested Governor Ganduje’s aide Dawisu for ‘insulting’ Buhari.   Gistongist reports that the State Security Service (SSS), self-styled as the Department of State Services (DSS), on Friday arrested Salihu Tanko-Yakasai popularly known as Dawisu, an aide to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, hours after he criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s handling of Nigeria’s […]

DSS Alerts Nigerians to Possible Yuletide Bombing Threats

The Department of State Services (DSS) has alerted the general public about plans by some criminal elements to carry out violent attacks on public places including key and vulnerable points during the yuletide seasons. DSS in a statement on Tuesday by its Public Relations Officer, Peter Afunanya, said the planned dastardly acts are to be […]

We Would Ensure Transparency In Investigating The Abuja Killing – DSS

Following the confirmation of the death of a newspaper vendor by one of the security detail of the Speaker of House of Representatives,Femi Gbajabiamila, the Department of State Services, DSS, has commenced investigation fully.   Giving heads up to the public on what is and what is not about the investigation, the public relations officer […]

DSS Confirm Aide Who Killed Vendor Is Their Officer

The Department of State Services (DSS) has confirmed that the security aide of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, who allegedly killed a newspaper vendor, Ifeanyi Okereke is one of its officers. The DSS in a statement sighed by its spokesman, Peter Afunanya stated that he was currently in detention. “The Service […]

Gbajabiamila Reveals Identity Of DSS Aide Who Shot Vendor

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has confirmed that an agent of the Department of State Services attached to him shot and killed Ifeanyi Okereke, a newspapers vendor in Abuja. Gbajabiamila, in his second statement on Friday, identified the DSS agent as Abdullahi Hassan. The Speaker, who vowed to get justice for the […]

#EndSARS: Police, DSS Given 24-Hour Ultimatum To Produce Killers Of Protesters

The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Philip Shaibu, has given the police, DSS and other security agencies in the state 24 hours ultimatum to produce policemen who shot and killed peaceful protesters on Friday. While addressing protesters after the incident, he said the government will act on the situation and bring the erring officers to […]

NSCDC Officer Detained For Shooting DSS Operative

The Osun State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has detained one of its officers, Sunday Dada, for shooting an operative of the Department of State Services, Seyi Adebowale. The incident occured on September 15 in Kuta town, during the visit of Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai, to the […]

Mailafia’s DSS Invitation Is A Sign Of Dictatorship

Ahead of the appearance of former Central Bank of Nigeria Deputy Governor, Dr Obadiah Mailafia’s appearance before the Department of State Services in Jos, Plateau state capital tomorrow, a group, Southern Kaduna Peoples Union, has condemned the third invitation extended to him, dubbing it a sign of dictatorship. In a statement by the National President […]