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Lagos State Command (State Security Service) [+] Print this page

Also known as: DSS| DSS state command| SSS| State Security Service [+]

Country: Nigeria [+]

Classified as: State Security Service (Internal Security) [+]

Areas of operation

Area of Operation First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Lagos [+] 2 December 2003 [+]


Site First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Lagos [+] 2 December 2003 [+] 26 March 2015 [+]

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Publication Date Publisher Publication Title Access Date Archive Link
18 September 2002 Vanguard 22,000 Registration Forms Disappear in Edo
02 December 2003 This Day CHOGM: State Security Service Places Officers On Red Alert
11 August 2009 Leadership Zamfara SSS Boss Tasks Journalists On Objectivity
13 October 2011 Daily Champion SSS Nabs Two Men for Circulating Fake Dollars
27 March 2015 Daily Independent Polls - IG Redeploys Six DIGs, 11 Others
23 December 2021 Sahara Reporters Sultan Snubs Delegation Of APC Party Leaders Who Visited Sokoto For Condolence 19 January 2022
02 July 2014 This Day Bomber Kills 17 in Maiduguri Market, Explosion Hits Kaduna
14 November 2010 Vanguard JTF Arrests 449 Suspected Kidnappers in Abia
14 September 2018 News Agency of Nigeria New SSS boss, Yusuf Bichi, addresses staff, sets agenda 19 January 2022
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13 September 2018 The Guardian Buhari appoints new DSS boss 19 January 2022
State Security Service About the DGSS 19 January 2022