Lagos - President Muhamadu Buhari has appointed Lawal Musa Daura as the new Director General of the Department of State Security Service.
Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Barrister Danladi Kifasi, confirmed the appointment.
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According to Haruna Hauna, Kifasi's spokesperson, the appointment is with immediate effect.
Daura was one time the Deputy Director Presidential Communication, Command and Control Centre at the Presidential Villa Abuja between 2003 and 2007.
He also served as the State Director of Security Service at various times in Kano, Sokoto, Edo, Lagos, Osun and Imo States.
He attended various professional courses both home and abroad including the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies, (NIPSS) Kuru.
Daura started his carrier in the State Security Service in 1982 and rose to the rank of Director.
- CAJ News