The Department of State Services (DSS) says it will carry out an investigation into the face-off between its officials and those of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS) at the federal high court in Ikoyi on July 25.

In a statement on Wednesday, Peter Afunanya, DSS spokesperson, said the service has further initiated detailed investigations into the matter.

Report had it that the DSS operatives had a face-off with prison officials over the custody of Godwin Emefiele, suspended governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

The fight occurred in front of Nicholas Oweibo’s courtroom at the federal high court in Ikoyi, Lagos.