The Director General of the Department of State Services, DSS, Yusuf Bichi, has received the Distinguished Security Service Award from the International Security Organization (ISO-SEC).

The award was presented at the end of the organization’s international conference, which was themed, ‘Threats to Security: a Global perspective’ that took place on Thursday, 22nd December, 2022, at Marriot Hotel, Zurich, Switzerland.

Award Certificate

According to the Organization’s President, Dr. Nikolas Fokianos, the award was conferred in “recognition of his excellent leadership of the primary domestic intelligence Agency of Nigeria and the recorded successes against emerging internal threats in the country”.

The DGSS was represented at the Forum by the Service’s Public Relations Officer, Dr. Peter Afunanya. He appreciated the organizers for considering the DGSS worthy of the award.

Afunanya reiterated that the DGSS was worthy of such an award, “Bichi is deserving of the accolade, more so that the DSS under him has accomplished many feats and will continue to ensure the effective discharge of its mandate without let or hindrance.”

The Management and Staff of the Service have heartily congratulated the DG and wished him greater heights, good health and long life.

Story: Hauwa Mohammed