The Department of State Services, DSS, on Sunday said a raid on a property, allegedly belonging to former Benue State governor, Gabriel Suswam, resulted in the recovery of guns and magazines.
The DSS, in a statement signed by “Tony Opuiyo” stated that it has invited Mr. Suswam for clarification and he is “helping in investigations.”
The DSS statement said the property was searched in Maitama Abuja on February 24 between 9:00 p.m. and 2:42 a.m. after a search warrant was obtained.
Items allegedly recovered from the property are: Glock pistol with two magazines and a total of 29 rounds of ammunition.”
The DSS also said “Mini-Uzi with two magazines containing 10 rounds and four rounds respectively, forty-two (42) extra rounds of ammunition contained in a pack, and one AK-47 rifle.
Twenty-one Certificates of Occupancy (C of O) and one (1) Offer of Statutory Right of Occupancy, 23 luxury designer watches and 45 keys to various exotic cars were also said to have been recovered from the property.
All the items were said to have beenrecovered from a Mercedes Benz S550 with registration number: BWR 135AH and a Maserati 4.7 with registration number: BWR 207 AJ. The two vehicles have been confiscated, the DSS said.
The building is used by a firm named Dunes Investment and Global Properties Ltd., located at 44 Aguiyi Ironsi Way, Maitama, whichthe DSS later traced to Mr. Suswam.