DSS probes personnel over Kebbi presidential incident
The Department of State Services (DSS) says it will sanction its personnel for negligence over safety breach within the futile try made by one Mohammed Guddare to have unauthorised handshake with President Muhammadu Buhari.
Dr Peter Afunanya, the Public Relations Officer of the service stated this in an announcement on Sunday in Abuja.
“The service has reviewed the video of the incident and is taking measures against its personnel found to have been negligent in their duties,” he stated.
Afunanya dismissed studies that presidential particulars killed the intruder that attempted to interrupt the safety cordon to assault the president at Argungu, Kebbi State on March 12.
He stated the intruder made overzealous however futile try to have an unauthorised handshake with the President thus breaching safety protocols.
Afunanya stated Guddare was stopped by safety particulars and arrested for thorough investigation.
According to him, preliminary investigation has revealed that he’s not a hostile individual, however an overzealous fanatic of the president.