Osinbajo Sacks DSS Chief, Daura

Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has sacked the Director General of the Department of State Security Services (DSS), Lawal Musa Daura. This was announced by Osinbajo’s media aide, Laolu Akande, via his Twitter handle, @akandeoj. He published through the social media platform the following words: “AgP Yemi Osinbajo has directed the termination of the appointment of the DG of the DSS, Mr. Lawal Musa Daura. “Mr. Daura has been directed to hand over to the most senior officer of the State Security Service until further notice.” The tweet was immediately…

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Court sentence ten oil thieves to 12 years imprisonment

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Monday convicted and jailed 10 men for 12 years for dealing in 200 metric tons of petroleum product without lawful authority. The men were convicted alongside their vessel, MV Peace. Justice Mohammed Idris sentenced each of the 10 crew members to a jail term of 12 years. He ordered that the vessel and the recovered petroleum product should be forfeited to the Federal Government. The convicts are Captain James Abatan, Wasiu Owonikoko, Patrick Ameh, Johnson Ademola, Felix Otto, Chigozie Oguike, Olu Salisu,…

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Suru Group Set to Unveil Nollywood Actress Foluke Daramola-Salako as brand ambassador

The chairman of Suru Group, Mr. Edward Ola Akinlade, on Monday, August 7, 2018, announced the star actress; Film producer and director, Foluke Daramola Salako as the new brand face of their business conglomerate of companies. The global organization has picked Friday, August 31 as the day to present her to the public in a ceremonial media event to unveil her endorsement as the celebrity face of the group at the Suru Express Hotel, GRA, Ikeja location in Lagos. Foluke Daramola, who has been the prominent face and operator in…

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DSS Takes Over National Assembly; Prevents Legislators, Staff from entering

Report from the National Assembly in Abuja indicates that  and officers of the Department of State Services (DSS) have taken over the premises of the assembly preventing Senators, members of the House of Representatives and legislative staff from entering the National Assembly. According to people who claim to be in the know, the DSS men had been stationed there from about 2am Tuesday morning. Recall that the NASS went on recess on July 24 after many Senators and representatives of the ruling party defected to the opposition. The legislators were…

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