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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Fresh Pressure On Presidency To Bring Back Daura – Nairaland

    THE immediate past Director-General of the Department of State Security Services (DSS), Malam Lawal Daura, may be on his back to the nation’s security structure as fresh pressure mounts on the Presidency to review his case. Daura was relieved of his appointment 17 months ago in the aftermath of...
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    Metro Dadiyata: DSS Breaks Silence As Nigerian Govt Critic Remains Missing – Tori News

    DSS warned that henceforth, it will not condone acts of misrepresentation and falsehood and will explore legal options to seek redress. The Department of State Services (DSS) has reacted to reports that the service is illegally detaining some Nigerians..... Read more via Tori News –...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘I have no grudge against Buhari’ – Dasuki – Olisa.tv

    Former National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki, has revealed he holds no grudge against the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), over his incarceration for over four years before he was eventually released on Christmas Eve.... Read more via Olisa.tv –...
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    Politics ‘Why Buhari made U-turn, released Dasuki, Sowore’ – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Belated. Face-saving. These were the words used to capture President Muhammadu Buhari’s release of a former National Security Adviser Sambo Dasuki and Sahara Reporters Publisher Omoyele Sowore from detention yesterday..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – https://ift.tt/2EOARmD Get...
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    Metro Deji Adeyanju’s health worsens, flown abroad for medical treatment – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Human rights activist, Deji Adeyanju, who was physically brutalised by dozens of hired government thugs on Monday in Abuja during a protest tagged #FreedomRally in front of the National Human Rights Commission, has been flown overseas for medical treatment.... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s Blog...
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    Metro Sowore: Senate issues ultimatum to DSS, AGF, others – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Senate has issued an ultimatum to the Department of State Services (DSS), the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, SAN and Femi Falana (SAN), counsel to Omoyele Sowore, to submit their testimonies..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2EwRhQH Get More...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro DSS reportedly grills Sowore on connection with Boko Haram – Laila’s Blog

    Omoyele Sowore is reportedly being questioned by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS over his purported ties to Boko Haram, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), and other outlawed groups. … Read more via Laila’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2PPUOP5 Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Femi Falana Writes A Letter To The Attorney General Of The Federation To Demand Sowore’s Release – Naijaloaded

    Human rights lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) has written to the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami SAN, seeking the release of the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore, from the custody of the Department of State Services … Read more via...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Some Nigerians In New York Protest Against Sowore’s Rearrest By DSS (Photos) – Nairaland

    A day after Sowore, a Nigerian-American, was released on bail following a court order, he has been detained yet again in controversial circumstances. In dramatic scenes in court, agents of Nigeria’s department for State Security (DSS) attempted to arrest Sowore, resulting in a scuffle involving...
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    Metro Falana to Malami: Withdraw charges against Sowore, Bakare now – Plus TV Africa

    Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), on Friday, asked the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), to withdraw pending criminal charges against his clients, Mr. Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare..... Read more via Plus TV Africa –...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FG Responds to Public Outrage, Probes DSS’ Invasion of Court – Thisdaylive

    Apparently responding to public outrage against the invasion, by the Department of State Services (DSS), of the court of Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu at Federal High Court, Lagos last Friday, the federal government has instituted an enquiry into the incident..... Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro DSS Sends Delegation To Apologise For Embarrassing Court Invasion – Femi Falana – Tori News

    Following the national embarrassment served by the DSS after invading a court, the agency has sent a delegation to apologise. Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has revealed that the... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2Pwopgw Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro “DSS Begged Sowore To Accept ‘Death Warrant’ Deal” – Falana – Nairaland

    Femi Falana, counsel to Omoyele Sowore, convener of RevolutionNow Movement, on Monday, alleged that the Nigerian government offered the activist a “death warrant” deal while in custody of the Department of State Services, DSS. Falana disclosed that the Nigerian government reached out for the...
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    Metro DSS Denies Invasion Of Court To Rearrest Sowore – Sahara Reporters

    The Department of State Services has denied that its operatives invaded the Federal High Court, Abuja, and disrupted proceedings in an attempt to rearrest pro-democracy campaigner and journalist, Omoyele Sowore, on Friday..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – https://ift.tt/2LzNR3p Get More...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro DSS Denies Intruding on Court Proceedings to Rearrest Omoyele Sowore – BellaNaija

    The Department of State Services (DSS) has denied that its men intruded the Federal High Court, Abuja, and assaulted Omoyele Sowore on Friday. The Cable reports that according to a statement issued DSS spokesperson, Peter Afunanya, on Saturday, the agency claimed that.... Read more via...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Here’s what Sowore’s Wife, Opeyemi has to say About his Rearrest – BellaNaija

    In the early hours of today, Omoyele Sowore was rearrested by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) who reportedly chased the judge out of the court. Wife of the activist, Opeyemi has shared a message via South African journalist, Angela Quintal ⁦in response to the disheartening...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sowore Alleges Attempt On Life In Court – Tori News

    Human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore has alleged attempts on his life by the DSS in the court.... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2RriDPS Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Sowore: We have not violated court order — DSS – Vanguard News

    The Department of State Services (DSS), on Thursday, said it did not violate the court order on the release of Omoyele Sowore, Convener, #RevolutionNow Protest, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare.... Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/35YQKCK Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Sowore remains with us until his sureties come for him – DSS – P.M. News

    The Department of State Services, DSS, on Wednesday said it can only release the Convener of #RevevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore to his sureties, which it said was the normal thing to do.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/34ZOQBq Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Sowore: Falana Raises Alarm (Read Details) – Naijaloaded

    Legal luminary, Femi Falana, has alerted that the Department of State Services (DSS) was preparing a fresh charge against Omoyele Sowore, convener of RevolutionNow Movement.... Read more via Naijaloaded – https://ift.tt/2NBxDbw Get More Nigeria Metro News
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