Breaking: Acting President Osinbajo sacked SSS boss Lawal Daura
The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has directed the termination of the appointment of the Director General, State Security Service, Lawal Musa Daura with immediate effect.
This was contained in a statement signed signed by the the Senior Special Assistant to the acting President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande this afternoon.
Mr. Daura has been directed to hand over to the most senior officer of the State Security Service until further notice.
It could be recalled that this morning, officers of the State Security Service had besieged the National Assembly and prevented lawmakers from entering the complex.
Lawal Daura hails from Daura Local Government Area of Katsina State and was appointed to the position by President Buhari earlier in 2015.