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The Convener of #RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore, on Friday urged the Federal High Court in Abuja to set aside its order permitting the Department of State Services to detain him for 45 days. Sowore, through his lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), contended in his 19-ground application that the ex parte order issued by the court […]Continue Reading
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The All Progressives Congress (APC), has accused an activist and a journalist cum politician, Omoyele Sowore, of plotting to destabilise the country with his nationwide #RevolutionNow protest. Omoyele Sowore was arrested on Saturday, 3rd of August 2019, for calling out against bad governance in the country. The #RevolutionNow protest was scheduled to begin on Monday, […]Continue Reading
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Inibehe Effiong, one of the lawyers advocating the release of Omoyele Sowore from custody of the Department of State Services (DSS), says “despite using taxpayers money to treat ear infection abroad”, President Muhammadu Buhari does not listen to the cries of the people. In 2016, the presidency had announced that Buhari would proceed on a […]Continue Reading
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Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, has broken his silence on the call for revolution which led to the arrest of Omoyele Sowore. Sowore, presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) during the elections, was on Saturday arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS) for spearheading a nationwide protest which […]Continue Reading
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A human rights activist, Femi Falana (SAN), has vowed that the first person he would call as witness if Omoyele Sowore is charged to court, would be “some people in government”. According to him, one particular person would be his first witness because he called for revolution in 2011. Though Falana, who is Sowore’s lawyer, […]Continue Reading