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Despite the warning by the World football governing body, FIFA, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) secretariat was like a war zone on Monday as an unspecified number of police wielding guns flooded the Glass House with pockets of the personnel from the Department of Security Services (DSS) in anticipation of any breakdown of law and order.

The Department of State Services (DSS) has said the Service is not the source of the information credited to the Australian negotiator, Dr. Stephen Davis that a top official in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is an uncle to three of those arrested in connection with the Nyanya bombing in April.

Justice A. Abdulkareem, while granting the application of the leadership of the APC in suit number HIF/M.32/2014 against the inspector General of Police, Assistant Inspector General in charge of Zone XI, Director General of the Department of State Service, the Commissioner of Police of the Osun State Command and the Peoples Democratic Party in the state, affirmed that there is urgent need to grant the prayer of the applicants, having carefully examined the evidence attached to the application

The Department of State Services reported that it had arrested 12 members of the Boko Haram while various other reports indicated that at least seven persons were also killed when security operatives stormed an uncompleted building near Apo Legislative Quarters in the early hours of the day. Circumstances of the deaths remained hazy