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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Watch video of Omoyele Sowore being dragged out of the courtroom by DSS officials as he spoke to journalists – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    A viral video of #RevolutionNow convener, Omoyele Sowore being dragged out of the courtoom by security operatives believed to be DSS officials have surfaced shortly after his arraignment yesterday September 30. The "altercation" occurred shortly after Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu ordered that he be...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sowore: This government has shown a disgraceful level of disregard for democracy and the rule of law – Falz – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Nigerian rapper, Falz has called out the President Buhari led administration over what he calls 'a disgraceful level of disregard for democracy and the Rule of Law'. Reacting to the new court ruling that remanded Omoyele Sowore.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –
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    Metro Sowore: DSS denied me telephone access but granted same to Boko Haram commanders - The Cable

    Omoyele Sowore, convener of #RevolutionNow Movement, says while arrested Boko Haram commanders in custody of the Department of State Services (DSS) are allowed to make calls, he has been denied access to telephone. According to SaharaReporters, Sowore said this on Monday at the federal high...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why we are yet to take final position on Sowore’s prosecution – Presidency – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Presidency on Sunday said that it is too early for it to weigh in on the prosecution of detained publisher of Sahara Reporter, Omoyele Sowore, by the Department of State Services, DSS. Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina stated this during … Read more...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How Sowore Predicted Long Ago That DSS Would Not Let Him Go –Segun Adeniyi – Sahara Reporters

    A former spokesperson for late President Umaru Yar’Adua, Olusegun Adeniyi, has said that pro-democracy campaigner and Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, predicted long ago that the Department of State Services would not obey the court order for his release. In a tweet, Adeniyi …...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘DSS Lied About Not Receiving Court Order To Release Sowore’ – Femi Falana – The Trent

    Femi Falana, the lawyer representing the detained publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, has reacted to a claim by the State Security Service , SSS, that it was not served with copies of the order directing the release of the publisher. In a telephone interview … Read more via The...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Sowore still in DSS cell, agency set to arraign him again next week – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Department of State Service (DSS) is still holding activist and Convener of the botched RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore, in its custody four days after the Federal High Court in Abuja ordered … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News –
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics FG To Drag Judge Before NJC For Granting Sowore Bail (Read Full Details) – Naijaloaded

    There were indications last night that the federal government was contemplating reporting Justice Taiwo Taiwo, to the National Judicial Council (NJC) on account of his decision to grant bail to the convener of RevolutionNow protest, Mr. Omoyele Sowore. Justice Taiwo of … Read more via...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sowore: Falana threatens to pursue contempt proceedings against DG DSS – P.M. News

    Mr Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria and counsel to detained activist, Omoyele Sowore has reacted to the claim of the Department of State Services(DSS) that the order of the federal high court for Sowore’s release has not been served on the organisation..... Read more via P.M. News –...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Court Threatens DSS DG over Sowore – Thisdaylive

    The Federal High Court in Abuja has issued a warning that it would order the imprisonment of the Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Yusuf Bichi over the failure of the agency to release the detained publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore. The … Read more via...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Sowore Won’t Be Released Until Due Process Is Followed – DSS – Nairaland

    The Department of State Service (DSS) has said it won’t release Omoyele Sowore, publisher of Sahara Reporters, until due process is followed. The DSS stated this in response to why it has refused to release the former presidential candidate despite the latter meeting bail conditions granted...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro ‘Release Sowore or go to prison’, Falana tells DSS DG – Pulse Nigeria

    Human Right Lawyer, Femi Falana, has asked the Department of State Security to release the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in the 2019 election, Omoyele Sowore or face the legal consequence of disobeying … Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria –...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I Will Not Leave Your Office, Falana Tells DSS After Failing To Release Sowore – Nairaland

    As the waiting game continues at the headquarters of the Department of State Services in Abuja over the release of Omoyele Sowore, his lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has vowed to remain at the facility pending the release of his client. The human rights lawyer insisted that he and his … Read...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Day 2: Sowore languishes in DSS cell after meeting bail conditions – P.M. News

    The Department of State Services is still holding on to Omoyele Sowore, despite meeting the bail conditions as spelt out by the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday..... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics DSS Still Holding Sowore Hours After Fulfilling Bail Condition, Prevents Falana From Seeing Him – Sahara Reporters

    The Department of State Services has continued to hold on to pro-democracy campaigner, Omoyele Sowore, despite fulfilling his bail condition. Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court, in Abuja, had on Tuesday ordered the DSS to release the activist on bail. Sowore had since fulfilled...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Sowore Meets Bail Conditions, Falana At DSS For His Release – Tori News

    Omoyele Sowore has reportedly fulfilled his bail conditions and has met with Femi Falana at DSS for his release.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics My children missing their father – Sowore’s wife leads protest at UN –

    The wife of Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of Sahara Reporters and convener of the #RevolutionNow protest on Tuesday, September 24, led a protest to the United Nations headquarters, the CNN reports. Opeyemi alongside other protesters were at the UN headquarters where President Muhammadu Buhari...
  18. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nigeria has a way of constantly punishing the innocent – Banky W speaks on Omoyele Sowore’s detention by DSS – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Nigerian musician cum politician, Banky W has reacted to the ruling of a Federal High Court in Abuja ordering the Department of State Services to immediately release pro-democracy activist, Omoyele Sowore, on bail. In a series of Tweets, Banky-W described Nigeria as a county that prides itself...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Sowore not yet released by DSS, wife leads anti-Buhari protest in UN – P.M. News

    The Department of State Services was holding on to detained political activist, Omoyele Sowore, on Tuesday night, despite the order by Justice Taiwo Taiwo that he should be released and handed over to his lawyer, Femi Falana.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics EXCLUSIVE: How I Found Out I Had Been Granted Bail -Sowore – Sahara Reporters

    Details have emerged as to how pro-democracy campaigner and Convener of RevolutionNow movement, Omoyele Sowore, found out that he had been granted bail on Tuesday by the Federal High Court in Abuja. Sowore was granted bail by Justice Taiwo Taiwo on the … Read more via Sahara Reporters –...