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Bayelsa DSS director appointed acting DG

Bayelsa DSS director appointed acting DG”

A statement by Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity said.

The party in a statement said: "The Presidency's sack of Daura was a damage-control stunt and a knee-jerk gimmick which came as a response to the national and global outcry against the armed invasion of our legislature by security agents as directed by the Buhari Presidency".

Security officials stormed the premises of the National Assembly, barricading the entrance to the complex.

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation Minister has reacted to the sack of the Director-General of the Department of State Services, DSS, Lawal Daura.

Matthew Seiyefa, a director of the Department of State Services (DSS) from Bayelsa state, has been appointed as acting director-general of the service.

Speaking to State House Correspondents after a closed-door meeting with Acting President Yemi Osinbajo which lasted an hour, IGP Idris said he was yet to be briefed on the development.

Saraki was also expected to meet with Mahmoud Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

The new DSS boss who came to the Presidential villa Abuja, in an SUV vehicle was later chauffeured in a different auto, a Peugeot 508 model with Lagos registration number: AAA 961 BB as he left.



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