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Director Genersl of SSS, Lawan Daura

Governors, military and police top brass, politicians flood Daura for DG DSS’s daughter’s wedding

Governors, military and police top brass, politicians flood Daura for DG DSS’s daughter’s wedding

In the last one week, Nigeria’s political elite have closed ranks, setting aside party differences to celebrate with two leading members of the fraternity. Last Friday, Ibrahim Babangida, Nigeria’s former military Head of State, gave out his daughter, Halima in marriage. On that day, the city of Minna, Niger State, venue of the wedding was

Buhari ceding Nigeria to Daura, DSS boss, Ijaw youths allege

Ijaw youths under the Delta Ijaw Youth Assembly, DIYA,  on Wednesday accused the president of handing over the running of the country to his kinsman, Mr Musa Lawal Daura, the Director-General of the Department of State Service.   In a fiery statement by Ebimobowei Oguma, President of the group, they youths accused the president of breaching the rule

Daura on revenge mission, forcefully ejects his former boss, Col Are from home

Men of the Department of State Service (DSS) Wednesday forcefully ejected the agency’s former Director General Col. Kayode Are (rtd) and his family from their Ikoyi, Lagos home in disobedience of a court order. Are disclosed that the men invaded his house, pulled down the doors, chased his family away and threw away his properties

President Buhari prays, slaughters Eid El-Kabir ram in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday joined Muslims faithful in observing Eid-el-kabir prayer at his native home, Daura, Katsina State. The prayer was led by the chief Imam of Daura, Sheikh Safiyanu Yusuf, at Kofar-Arewa Eid ground around 9.30 a.m. In his sermon, the Imam stressed the importance of sacrifice in Islam. He said that the

Vendetta: Daura retires Marilyn Ogar, 14 others from DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) has sent two directors and 13 other senior officials on compulsory retirement. A signal from the DSS on Wednesday night named the former DSS spokesperson, Marilyn Ogar, a deputy director, as one of those affected by the development. Nigerian Times had reported that since the resumption of the new

Senate scolds Daura over interference in Rivers election case

Senate Committee on Ethics and Public Petitions has on Thursday chided the Department of State Services (DSS) over its unwarranted involvement in the post-election matters in Rivers State. The committee is considering the allegation among others that the DSS arrested some officials of the Independent National Election Commission (INEC) and members of the Election Petition

Daura’s partisanship: only party membership card is acceptable proof – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has insisted that the Director General of the Department of State Service (DSS) Lawal Daura, is not a card-carrying member of the party, saying nothing short of producing Mr. Daura’s membership card or evidence of his membership registration will convince discerning Nigerians that he is indeed a member of the

Evidence of Daura’s partisanship appears after APC dared PDP (see evidence)

Evidence has emerged that the Director-General of the Department of State Service (DSS) Mr. Lawal Daura is a member of the All Progressive Congress (APC) whose name was published as member of the Security Directorate (sub-committee) of the party’s presidential campaign council for the 2015 election. The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) had on Wednesday disclosed

Daura an APC member cannot head DSS – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday has disclosed that the newly appointed Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Lawal Daura as a card carrying member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is not competent to head the security agency. Acting National Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus, who stated this at

Exposed: Buhari appoints blood relation as INEC chairman

The appointment of Mrs Amina Zakari as acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is a reward for her highly partisan loyalty to the President Muhammadu Buhari presidential ambition while serving as INEC National Electoral Commissioner. Zakari is a daughter of the Emir of Kazaure Alhaji Najib Adamu of Jigawa State who is

Buhari votes in Daura

The President-elect, Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, cast his vote for the Governorship and House of Assembly elections at Sarkin-yara Ward in Daura, Katsina state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Buhari exercised his civic right at 2.55 p.m. at Kofar-baru polling unit, Daura. He was accompanied by his wife, Hajiya Aisha, who also cast