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Police arrest, detain Sacked DSS DG, Lawan Daura

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    Police arrest, detain Sacked DSS DG, Lawan Daura

    Policemen have arrested and detained the sacked boss of DSS, Lawal Daura, minutes after he was relieved of his post, Daily Trust reports.

    According to the news site, "earlier on Acting President Yesi Osinbajo had announced the sack of Daura via a statement by his media aide, Laolu Akande without stating the reason. The sack was announce while he (Daura) was meeting with the acting President.

    "About 10 minutes later, Acting President described as unauthorized takeover of the National Assembly complex earlier today as a gross violation of constitutional order, rule of law and all acceptable notions of law and order."

    The acting president in statement by Akande said “the unlawful act which was done without the knowledge of the Presidency is condemnable and completely unacceptable.

    "By this statement, Professor Osinbajo is consequently assuring Nigerians that all persons within the law enforcement apparatus who participated in this travesty will be identified and subjected to appropriate disciplinary action."