The Department of State Services (DSS) has denied media reports that its personnel shot a native of Alor Community in Anambra State on Christmas Day while targeting an errant cow.
A statement by the Public Relations Officer, DSS National Headquarters, Abuja, Dr Peter Afunanya, the Service is professional and will remain so in the discharge of its duties.
It read, “The attention of the Department of State Services (DSS) has been drawn to a false story making the round that its staff, on 25th December, 2019, at Alor Community, Anambra State ‘while targeting a cow that was running away’, shot a native instead…It is not true that a DSS personnel was responsible for this act.
“The Police has further issued a statement informing the public that it was yet to conclude its investigation to determine the actual killer of the person in question. However, enquiries have indicated that a member of a vigilante group in the area carried out the…