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Seiyefa is acting DG DSS ― Presidency

08 August, 2018, 03:41 | Author: Lucille Rivera
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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo - who is acting as head of the country while Buhari is on holiday in London, ordered the dismissal of DSS chief Lawal Musa Daura "with immediate effect".

Several of the lawmakers, mostly from the opposition party, posted images and videos of the blockade, which happened early Tuesday morning.

Onuesoke said: "You will recall that my friend Timi Frank made the coup that happened today open to the public since yesterday about an attempt by DSS, Oshiomhole, Akpabio, Amaechi etc planning to invade the NASS today (yesterday)".

Yemi Osinbajo, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

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

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In a statement by his spokesman Laolu Akande, the acting president said the act was a gross violation of constitutional order, rule of law and all acceptable notions of law and order.

Idris absolved the police of any blame after a closed-door meeting with the acting President, Prof.

49 senators of the Federal Republic of Nigeria have appended their signatures against the failed attempt to impeach the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu.

Later in the day, Buhari's office denied authorising the move, which comes amid a surge of tension between the president and his political rivals.

Security forces temporarily blocked the entrance to Nigeria's parliament on Tuesday, preventing lawmakers and others from entering for up to an hour, witnesses said.

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