BREAKING: SSS Clears Saraki of Ownership of N310m Stolen From His House

New Director Genersl of SSS, Lawan Daura. He takes over from Ita Ekpenyong who has since handle over to Daura. JULY 2015

By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor and Henry Umoru

As the controversy over the ownership of N310 million allegedly stolen from the Maitama home of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki gathers storm, the Department of State Security Service, DSS, Sunday night cleared him of any culpability.

Senate President Bukola Saraki

The DSS said in clear terms that the cash did not belong to Saraki or any member of the National Assembly and accused its dismissed staff, who is now standing trial for armed robbery, Abdulrasheed Maigari, of trying to fabricate a lie for a hidden motive.