Tag archive for ‘SSS’
By admin On Monday, January 8th, 2018

Nigeria Authorities Arrest Leaders Of Cameroun Seperatisy Leaders In Abuja

Cameroun President Paul Biya LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian authorities have arrested leaders of a group leading a separatist movement in neighbouring Cameroon. At least seven leaders of the Movement for More...

By admin On Saturday, May 6th, 2017

SSS Nabs Capital Oil MD, Ifeanyi Ubah Over Allegation Of N11bn Oil Theft

Ifeanyi Ubah LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The State Security Service, SSS, has arrested the managing director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Ifeanyi Ubah, on allegation of “economic sabotage”. The SSS says Mr. More...

By admin On Friday, December 30th, 2016

Customs DG, SSS Boss ‘Tangle’ Over Alleged Collection of $25,000 TIPS from Vessels

LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The disagreement by the two officials appears to confirm insinuations of division among some leading lights of the Buhari administration. The heads of two key federal agencies More...

By admin On Monday, October 10th, 2016

Nigeria Secret Police Bow to Pressure, Release Arrested Judges

LAGOS OCTOBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The State Security Service has released all the judges arrested during a nationwide sweep between Friday and Saturday. Sources in the agency said all the seven judges were released More...

By admin On Saturday, October 8th, 2016

Group Condemns SSS Invasion of Residence of Rivers State Federal High Court Judge

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Civil Society Organization, Media Initiative against Injustice, Violence and Corruption (MIIVOC) has condemned the invasion of the residence of a Federal High Court Judge in Rivers More...

By admin On Sunday, July 31st, 2016

Military Dispels Rumour of Killing Innocent People as Offensive Against Lagos, Ogun Militants Continues

LAGOS JULY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria military has dispelled rumour of killing innocent people as offensive against pipeline oil thieves operating at Ishawo, Igando and Igbolomu areas of Ikorodu in Lagos, More...

By admin On Sunday, May 1st, 2016
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Edo State Deputy Gov Escapes Death as Gunmen Shot Policemen, DSS Operatives

Pius Odubu LAGOS APRIL MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Dr. Pius Odubu, on Saturday escaped death as he was attacked by gunmen at attacked by gunmen the secretariat of the All Progressives More...

By admin On Friday, March 11th, 2016

Delta: Security Agents Raid Uvwie Communities, Nab 35 Suspects, Mops Up Arms

IGP Solomon Arase LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A combined team of security agencies has apprehended 35 suspected criminals in Ekpan and neighbouring communities in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta. The security More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

SSS Arrest Premium Times Editor, Ibanga Isine

PREMIUM TIMES editor, Ibanga Isine LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s secret police, the State Security Service, SSS, on Tuesday arrested a PREMIUM TIMES editor, Ibanga Isine, while carrying out his duties. Mr. More...

By admin On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Court Bars ICPC, EFCC, SSS, Others from Arresting, Probing Ex- Amnesty Boss, Kuku

Kingsley Kuku LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A federal high court has barred security agencies and anti-corruption bodies from arresting or probing the former Coordinator of Presidential Amnesty Programme, Kingsley More...

By admin On Monday, September 14th, 2015

Ministerial List: Amaechi, Fayemi, Fashola Fail Corruption Test

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As the Department of State Service, DSS, continues the screening of some ministerial nominees, indications emerged at the weekend that three immediate past governors, Babatunde More...

By admin On Saturday, September 5th, 2015

“We Found Stockpiles of Dollars, Not Arms in Akwa Ibom Govt. House” — Official

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A top official of the State Security Service familiar with the SSS’ raid of the Akwa Ibom Government House has told PREMIUM TIMES the Service found no arms and ammunition in More...

By admin On Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

Why Ex-SSS Spokesperson, Marilyn Ogar, was ‘Sacked’

Marilyn -Ogar LAGOS SEPTEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Controversial former spokesperson of the State Security Service (SSS), Marilyn Ogar, has been compulsorily retired from service following investigation into allegations More...

By admin On Friday, August 28th, 2015

Appointments: Amaechi Angry with Buhari, Flies out of the Country

Angry Amaechi flies out of the country LAGOS AUGUST 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)– Thursday’s appointments by President Muhammadu Buhari have continued to elicit reactions from members of his party, the All Progressives More...

By admin On Saturday, July 18th, 2015

Ex-NSA, Sambo Dasuki Raises Alarm, Says SSS Wants to Implicate Him

Ex-NSA Sambo Dasuki LAGOS JULY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The former National Security Adviser, Mr. Sambo Dasuki, yesterday raised the alarm over what he saw as plot by the State Security Service (SSS) to implicate him More...

By admin On Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Delta: Unknown Gunmen Kill SSS Personnel in Asaba

Delta CP, Usman Dada LAGOS MAY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A yet to be identified armed men suspected to be hired assassins have killed an officer of the Delta state Command of the Department for State Security Service (DSSS) More...

By admin On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Help! Tompolo Wants to Kill Me-Keyamo

Lagos Lawyer, Festus Keyamo calling for help LAGOS OCTOBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Lagos-based lawyer, Festus Keyamo has raised the alarm that Mr Government Ekpemupolo popularly known as Tompolo has threatened to kill More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Niger Gov, Aliyu Plots DSS Arrest of Journalist, Fejiro Oliver with False Allegations

Niger State Governor, Babaginda Aliyu LAGOS SEPTEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Missing journalist, Mr Fejiro Oliver is being detained by the Directorate of State Security (DSS) attached to Niger State in Minna through More...

By admin On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Akwa-Ibom: Journalist Missing after Abduction by Alleged Armed Operatives

LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Armed men, suspected to be government operatives, on Tuesday seized a senior editor of a popular Uyo-based newspaper widely regarded for its critical views of the Akwa Ibom State government. Thomas More...

By admin On Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Delta: HIV/AIDS Infected Kidnapper Spread Infection by Raping Female Victims

LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-AN HIV positive suspected kidnapper, Holy Ighoragbor, has confessed to raping female victims held in captivity by his gang. Ighoragbor, a member of a seven-man kidnap gang, was paraded More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Abuja Bombing: Military, SSS Aware Of Boko Haram Gathering in FCT Border Areas

LAGOS APRIL 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely 24 hours after the deadly bombings of Nyanya Motor Park by suspected Boko Haram members, a credible military source today told SaharaReporters that members of the sect are More...

By admin On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Court Awards Sanusi N50m Damages, Orders Release of His International Passport

Lamido Sanusi LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court in Lagos has restrained the Nigeria Police and the Department of State Services from arresting or harassing the suspended Governor of the Central More...

By admin On Monday, March 31st, 2014

Department of State Security Service Says Foiled Jail Break Is Being Politicised

Deputy Director, Public Relations, Department of State Service, Marilyn Ogar LAGOS MARCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Department of State Service in Nigeria says the foiled jail break attempt by suspected insurgents at More...

By admin On Thursday, February 6th, 2014

SSS Invites Asari Dokubo

Asari Dokubo guest to SSS (LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Controversial ex militant leader and Ijaw Nation independence advocate ,Asari Dokubo will be the guest of the SSS today. Asari was yesterday summoned More...

By admin On Monday, February 3rd, 2014

El-Rufai Slams Asari-Dokubo, Says He is a Thug

Mallam El-Rufai (l) and Asari-Dokubo (r) LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Interim Deputy National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Nasir El-Rufai, on Saturday referred to ex-Niger Delta militant leader, More...