Buhari, Osinbajo agree on sack of Lawal Daura – Presidency

Buhari, Osinbajo agree on sack of Lawal Daura – Presidency

The Presidency on Wednesday dismissed reports that the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo’s decision to sack the Director-General, State Service Service (SSS), Lawal Daura, had anything to do with the power struggle between him and President Muhammadu Buhari. Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, refuted the reports when he fielded […]

Daura: The Rise of Watch-Dog Citizens

Daura: The Rise of Watch-Dog Citizens

By, Israel A. Ebije The emergence of hailers and wailers after the 2015 elections in Nigeria polity has birthed a new watchdog mechanism owned and managed by the people to hold government accountable. With the use of social media networks especially the twitter, it has become ever so easy to draw the attention of leaders to issues. It […]

Osinbajo appoints new DSS Boss

The Federal government has appointed Mathew Seifa in place of the sacked Lawal Musa as the new Director-General of the Department of the State Service.

Osinbajo appoints new DSS Boss

The Federal government has appointed Mathew Seifa in place of the sacked Lawal Musa as the new Director-General of the Department of the State Service. The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo held a closed-door meeting with the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu and the new DSS DG. Daura was let […]

DSS action cannot be justified in a Democracy – Embattled Senate President

The Senate President Bukola Saraki has called Nigerians to condemn the invasion of the National Assembly by the officials of the Department of Security Service (DSS).

DSS action cannot be justified in a Democracy – Embattled Senate President

The Senate President Bukola Saraki has called Nigerians to condemn the invasion of the National Assembly by the officials of the Department of Security Service (DSS). The DSS laid siege at the National Assembly on Tuesday denying its members access to the Assembly complex. The officers claimed the instruction was from their boss, Mallam Lawal […]

Just In: DSS Vacates National Assembly Minutes After Daura’s Sack

Barely an hour after the Director-General of the State Security Service (SSS) Lawal Daura was fired by the Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Security operatives at the National Assembly has lifted the siege.

Barely an hour after the Director-General of the State Security Service (SSS) Lawal Daura was fired by the Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Security operatives at the National Assembly has lifted the siege at the Assembly Mask wearing operatives of the DSS blocked the entrance to the National Assembly on Tuesday morning […]

Just In: I’m not aware of what happened at the National Assembly – Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has denied involvement in the event that unfolded at the National Assembly on Tuesday.

Just In: I’m not aware of what happened at the National Assembly – Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has denied involvement in the event that unfolded at the National Assembly on Tuesday. Oshiomhole distant self through his spokesman Simon Egbegbulem. The National Assembly was taken over by the operatives of the State Security Service and the Nigerian police officers this morning. […]

NASS INVASION: VP Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Musa Daura

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has directed the immediate termination of the appointment of the Director-General, State Security Service (SSS) Lawal Musa Daura.

NASS INVASION: VP Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Musa Daura

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has directed the immediate termination of the appointment of the Director-General, State Security Service (SSS) Lawal Musa Daura. The termination, according to the statement signed on Tuesday by the Senior Special Assistant to Osinbajo on Media and Publicity Laolu Akande is with immediate effect. Daura has been directed to handover […]

Video: Federal Lawmaker E J Agbonayinma booed by angry National Assembly Staff

A member of the House of Assembly, Hon. E J Agbonayinma representing Egor/Ekpoba-Okha Federal Constituency was on Tuesday booed by angry protesters at the  National Assembly.

By Ehi Ekhator A member of the House of Assembly, Hon. E J Agbonayinma representing Egor/Ekpoba-Okha Federal Constituency was on Tuesday booed by angry protesters at the  National Assembly. The Assembly was locked down on Tuesday morning by the officers of the DSS. All members of the Assembly including the lawmakers were deprived of entering. […]

National Assembly Lockdown: Akpabio leads onslaught against PDP

Senator Godswill Akpabio resigned his position as the Senate Minority Leader on Tuesday and led an onslaught on his old colleagues in the Peoples Democratic Party at the National Assembly.

National Assembly Lockdown: Akpabio leads onslaught against PDP

President Buhari is responsible for the coup This is a coup, says Senator Urhoghide DSS helps APC senators to unseat Saraki Senator Godswill Akpabio resigned his position as the Senate Minority Leader on Tuesday and led an onslaught on his old colleagues in the Peoples Democratic Party at the National Assembly. A Staff of the […]

DSS blocks National Assembly In An Attempt To Remove Saraki

The move to impeach the embattled Senate President, Bukola Saraki thickens on Tuesday as officers of the State security Services sealed off the National Assembly.

By Ehi Ekhator The move to impeach the embattled Senate President, Bukola Saraki thickens on Tuesday as officers of the State security Services sealed off the National Assembly. Initially, the lawmakers were denied access into the National Assembly as directed from above (Aso Rock). “We got here this morning to go into our office as […]