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Omoyele Sowore

BREAKING : Justice Minister, Malami, Orders DSS : Release Dasuki, Sowore Now

Like a thunderbolt, Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), has directed the Department of State Service (DSS) to release both the immediate past National Security Adviser, retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, and #RevolutionNow’ protest...

Just In: Sowore: Trial Judge Disqualifies Himself From Rights Enforcement Suit

A Federal High Court judge in Abuja, Justice Ahmed Mohammed, on Monday disqualified himself from hearing the fundamental rights enforcement suit by the #RevolutionNow protests convener, Omoyele Sowore. The suit among others wants an order of the court releasing him...

Nigeria’s Justice Minister to DSS: Hands off, handover Sowore’s case

...directs immediate transfer of case file to his office   Amid smearing embarrassment and condemnation on the rearrest and trial of Omoyele Sowore by the Department of State Services (DSS), the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, has...

Sowore: Presidency endorses his re-arrest by DSS

  …insists he wants to overthrow government Few hours after the Convener of #RevolutionNow, Omoyele Sowore, was re-arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS) in court on Friday, the Presidency on Sunday rationalized the action of the security operatives. The DSS...

Sowore’s re-arrest: U.S. State Department reacts

…respect rule of law, judicial independence, U.S. tells FG   …why we re-arrested Sowore -- DSS   A groundswell of condemnation has continued to trail Nigeria’s Department State Services (DSS) action re-arresting Omoyele Sowore in the courtroom after he was released less than...

DSS invasion of court: It’s time you intervene, SERAP tells U.S. President Trump

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has reacted to the rearrest and physical assault of the Convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore, by Nigeria’s secret police and called on the United States President, Mr Donald Trump, to intervene. The...

Sowore: U.S. to Buhari: America is watching, the world is watching

... it’s unacceptable, U.S relations with Nigeria may be reassessed in light of these events   ``The United States is watching and the world is watching," an American Senator and member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Robert Menendez, has said. He...

Saharareporters publisher Omoyele Sowore released from detention

    Sahara reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore was released from detention late Thursday afternoon after spending more than 100 days  in DSS custody. Omoyele, the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress in the February election, was arrested in August and taken...

Sowore: Soyinka calls FG’s disobedience of court orders thuggish, disdainful

For the umpteenth time, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says he is incensed by the Federal Government’s continued disobedience of court orders and judgments. Alluding to the refusal of the Federal Government to release the detained Publisher Sahara Reporters and ex-presidential candidate,...

Court slams DSS with N100, 000, orders release of Sowore within 24 hours

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, slammed the Department of State Services (DSS), with the sum of N100, 000 over its delay to serve the defence counsel with the additional proof of evidence in the ongoing trial of...
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