Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Daura

Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Daura

Osinbajo also summoned the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, and the Director-General of the Department of State Security, Mallam Lawan Daura, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. "When I have a detailed picture, we'll make a release about it".

Yemi Osinbajo has terminated the appointment of the Department of State Security (DSS), Lawal Musa Daura.

He said, the "unlawful act, which was done without the knowledge of the Presidency, is condemnable and completely unacceptable".

Osinbajo condemned the unauthorized standoff at the National Assembly complex, describing it as "a gross violation of a constitutional order, rule of law and non-acceptable notions of law and order".

The acting President assured Nigerians that all persons within the law enforcement apparatus who participated in this travesty would be identified and subjected to appropriate disciplinary action.

Israel seizes Swedish activist ship en route to Gaza
Abdul-Latif Qanou, Hamas spokesman in Gaza, said in a statement that the marches have become very close to achieving its goals. The blockade started after Hamas took control of the strip in 2007.

Nigeria's acting president Prof. The siege was lifted about an hour after the DG was sacked from office.

As early as 6:00am, DSS officials were at the National Assembly gates to prevent the entry of lawmakers, staff and journalists into the complex.

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

Onuesoke in a statement made available to Newsmen, called "for the arrest and trial of all those involved in a special tribunal or constituted court of jurisdiction, adding that "If the DSS boss is arrested he will confess other accomplices in the failed coup at the National Assembly".

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