Courtois Joins Real Madrid

By Akinwale Kasali Thibaut Courtois was unveiled today as a Real Madrid player under the usual pomp and circumstance, including a press conference and a presentation in the stadium in front of thousands(?) of fans, and the former Chelsea and Atlético Madrid-man wasted no time in showing where his true loyalties lie. While in terms of Chelsea, Courtois kissing the Real Madrid badge on his unveiling is about as meaningless as badge kisses get — we’re clearly under no delusions that Chelsea was a place he loved to be anymore…

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Ex DSS Boss, Ita Ekpeyong Arrested By EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested a former Director-General of the Department of State Services, Ita Ekpeyong. Our correspondent who witnessed the arrest at 46, Maman Nasir Street, Asokoro, Abuja, on Thursday afternoon reported that the EFCC men came in three buses and some patrol vehicles accompanied by over 20 armed policemen. The operatives then searched the mansion for over two hours before leaving at 3.20pm. It was observed that no cash was recovered. The raid occurred barely 10 months after the DSS under the leadership of the…

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EFCC Invades Ekpeyong’s Residence

By Chidiebere Onyemaizu The Maman Nasir street, Asokoro, Abuja residence of the immediate past Director-General of the Department of State Security, DSS,Ita Ekpeyong is at present besieged by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes, EFCC.EFCC sources told The Source that Ekpeyong’s residence is being searched by operatives of the Commission.At the time of going to the press,The Source could not comfirm  if the ex-DSS DG has been taken into the Commission’s custody.Daura Lawal,Ekpeyong’s successor who was sacked on Tuesday by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo last November prevented EFCC from…

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Akpabio’s $25million Defection Larges Tears APC Apart

By Uche Mbah Facts are emerging on how the former Director of Security services, DSS, Lawan Daura, ran his empire, and how the defection campaign campaign fund handed to Akpabio may have been handled by the ruling party. An interview granted to an online medium by his erstwhile colleague, Abdulwahab Abdulrhahaman, a retired DSS official who served with Daura until 2016, revealed that e is a man of insatiable greed. “Daura was receiving money from everyone, including the president’s enemies”, Abdulrahman told Premium Times. “I noticed immediately we started work…

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Punish NASS Invaders- Group Tells Buhari

Following the sack of ex DSS Director General, Lawal Daura by the federal government, over the barricade of the National Assembly by some operatives of the DSS, a civil society group has urged President Mohammadu Buhari to punish those involved in the saga. In a statement made available to journalists in Lagos, the Center for Law and Civil Culture, CLCC said it was uncalled for that some DSS officials would try to prevent Senators and members of the House of Representatives from performing their legitimate duties. Signed by CLCC Executive…

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