The Department of State Services (DSS) has diagnosed a few key gamers withinside the plot for an Interim Government in Nigeria. The Service considers the plot, being pursued with the aid of using those entrenched interests, as now no longer simplest an aberration however a mischievous manner to set apart the charter and undermine civil rule in addition to plunge the united states into an avoidable crisis.
The illegality is absolutely unacceptable in a democracy and to the peace loving Nigerians. This is even extra in order that the machination is taking vicinity after the non violent behavior of the elections in maximum components of the united states.
The planners, of their many meetings, have weighed diverse options, which include, amongst others, to sponsor limitless violent mass protests in primary towns to warrant a announcement of State of Emergency. Another is to achieve frivolous courtroom docket injunctions to prevent the inauguration of latest govt administrations and legislative homes on the Federal and State levels.
The DSS helps the President and Commander-in-Chief in his avowed dedication to a hitch-unfastened handover and could assiduously paintings on this direction. It additionally helps the Presidential Transition Council and such different associated our bodies withinside the States. It will collaborate with them and sister safety and regulation enforcement businesses to make certain seamless inaugurations come twenty ninth May, 2023.
Consequently, the Service strongly warns the ones establishing to thwart democracy withinside the united states to retract from their devious schemes and orchestrations.
Stakeholders, drastically judicial authorities, media and the Civil Society, are enjoined to be watchful and careful to keep away from getting used as contraptions to subvert peace and balance of the nation. While its tracking continues, the DSS will now no longer hesitate to take decisive and important felony steps towards those erroneous factors to frustrate their obnoxious intentions.
Peter Afunanya PhD fsi
Public Relations Officer
Department of State Services
29th March, 2023