• DSS arrest: NBA seeks suspension of affected judges

    DSS arrest: NBA seeks suspension of affected judges

    According to reports, the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has asked judges arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS) over allegation of corruption to suspend sitting and proceed on compulsory suspension.

    NBA President Abubakar Mahmud (SAN), who made the request in Abuja yesterday, urged the judges to recuse themselves from all judicial activities until their innocence is proven.

    He said the accusation between the affected judicial officers and some politicians and institutions, following the arrests, has made it imperative for the National […]

  • DSS arrest Boko Haram, Ansaru members in Kano, Kaduna, Edo

    DSS arrest Boko Haram, Ansaru members in Kano, Kaduna, Edo

    The Department of State Service, DSS, on Monday announced the arrest of notorious members of Boko Haram, and its affiliate terror group, Ansaru at different locations in Kano, Kaduna and Edo States.

    In a statement, Tony Opuiyo, an operation of the Service revealed that the secret police arrested one Mudaisiru Jibrin aka Namakele/Alarama on 17 July, 2016, at Sauna quarters, Yankaba area in Kano.

    Jibrin, according to the Service was the spiritual leader to a newly uncovered Boko Haram cell in Kano […]