NASS siege: Osinbajo sacks SSS DG, Lawal Daura

NASS siege: Osinbajo sacks SSS DG, Lawal Daura
August 07 14:52 2018 Print This Article

By Ahmed Idris

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has directed the termination of the appointment of the Director General, State Security Service, Lawal Musa Daura, with immediate effect.

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity in the Office of the Acting President, Mr. Laolu Akande, said in a statement in Abuja.

Mr. Daura has been directed to hand over to the most senior officer of the State Security Service until further notice.

This newspaper learnt that the sudden sack of the SSS boss was as a result of the siege laid on National Assembly by operatives of the State Security Service.