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JUST IN: Sacked DSS DG, Daura Arrested, Detained

JUST IN: Sacked DSS DG, Daura Arrested, Detained

METRO, NEWS
The sacked Director General of Department of State Security (DSS), Lawal Daura, has been arrested. Reports say Daura was seized few minutes after the Inspector General of Police had a closed-door meeting with Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo. Daura was reportedly whisked away by three Police vans including two Toyota Hilux vehicles and a jeep. While the State House reporters were awaiting his exit from the office of the Vice President, Daura was taken away via the backdoor. No authority has confirmed the alleged arrest as at the time this report was filed.
BREAKING: Osinbajo Sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Daura

BREAKING: Osinbajo Sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Daura

NEWS
The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has directed the termination of the appointment of the Director-General, State Security Service (SSS), Lawal Musa Daura, Channels Television is reporting. The termination of appointment according to a statement signed on Tuesday by Senior Special Assistant to Osinbajo on Media and Publicity is with immediate effect. Daura has since been directed to hand over to the most senior officer of the State Security Service until further notice. Daura is however in a closed-door meeting with the Acting President, currently holding at the presidential villa in Abuja. The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris is also in the closed-door meeting. The termination of Daura’s appointment comes few hours after security officials stormed the p...
Buhari Appoints Abba Kyari, Boss Mustapha, Lawal Daura, Ambode, Okowa, Emefiele As Members Of New Council

Buhari Appoints Abba Kyari, Boss Mustapha, Lawal Daura, Ambode, Okowa, Emefiele As Members Of New Council

NEWS
  President Muhammadu Buhari has announced the appointment of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, Abba Kyari, Lawal Daura and others as members of the National Food Security Council. The council, to be headed by the president, will be inaugurated on Monday. Other members are the Governors of Kebbi, Taraba, Plateau, Lagos, Ebonyi and Delta States. The council comprises the Secretary to the Government of the Federation; the Chief of Staff to the President; the National Security Adviser and seven (7) cabinet ministers. The ministers to be represented are for Agriculture and Rural Development; Finance; Interior; Industry, Trade and Investment; Water Resources; Environment; and Budget and National Planning. The National Food Security Coun...