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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics You Created Buhari Frankenstein Monster: Reno Omokri Attacks Omoyele Sowore – The Trent Newspaper

    Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has insinuated that that travails of activist, Omoyele Sowore, are self-inflicted. The Federal Government, on Friday, September 20, 2019, filed seven counts of treasonable felony and money laundering against Sowore.... Read more...
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    Politics Charges against Sowore confirms Buhari government’s unprecedented level of paranoia Wole Soyinka – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka has described the charges against Omoyele Sowore as a confirmation of the Buhari-led administration’s unprecedented level of paranoia. Revealing that he first dismissed the report as fake news, Soyinka added that ‘Sowore’s Issue’ has moved beyond harassment...
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    Politics Buhari may think he can cage Sowore Oby Ezekwesili – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Oby Ezekwesili has lashed out at President Buhari over the continous detention of Omoyele Sowore which she described as unconstitutional. Also reacting to the charges against the #RevolutionNow convener which includes treason and insulting President Buhari, the former Minister of Education...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro ‘Is Lack of Education a Crime?’ – MC Oluomo hit Critics –

    The caretaker Chairman of Lagos chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Musiliu Akinsanya, better known as MC Oluomo, has reacted to the criticism that trailed his invitation to an event at the University of Lagos..... Read more via –
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    Politics Sowore, Jones Abiri, Stephen Kefas: The Growing List Of Political Prisoners In Nigeria – The Trent Newspaper

    Several persons have become political prisoners in Nigeria since President Muhammadu Buhari assumed power. These are some of those people. Since assuming office in 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has arrested and.... Read more via The Trent Newspaper –
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    Politics Detained Nigerian journalist charged with treason for criticising governor – Premium Times Nigeria

    A Nigerian journalist, Agba Jalingo, who has been in police detention for over a week, over a report about an alleged diversion of N500 million by the Cross River governor, has been charged with treason... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Sowore Is Sick, Being Denied Treatment – Deji Adeyanju – Nairaland

    Activist and Convener of Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju has revealed that Sahara Reporters Publisher and Former AAC Presidential Candidate, Omoyele Sowore is sick and reportedly being denied treatment.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Topless Women Protest Sowore’s Detention – Sahara Reporters

    Some topless women have taken to the street to protest the continued detention of pro-democracy activist, Omoyele Sowore. The elderly women from the home town of Sowore in Kiribo, Ondo State, went topless and carried different placards asking for the release of Sowore on Friday. Sowore was...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics No Evidence Linking Me To Terrorist Organisation, Sowore Tells DSS – Sahara Reporters

    Detained human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore, has told the Department of State Services that he has never been involved in any act of terror and that there is no evidence anywhere linking him.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 45 days detention: Falana in court, seeks date for hearing in Sowore’s application – Newtelegraph

    Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, SAN, on Thursday, prayed the Federal High Court, Abuja, to give him a date for hearing in his application regarding Mr Omoyele Sowore’s, Convener, #RevolutionNow protests detention.... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #RevolutionNow: DSS, IGP to appear in court over Sowore’s arrest – Vanguard News

    A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, ordered the Department of State Services, DSS and the Inspector-General of Police, IG to appear before it on September 4, over the arrest of SaharaReporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore, and other persons in connection with the August 5, … Read...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Federal High Court summons DSS and Police IG over the detention of Omoyele Sowore – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, has ordered the Department of State Services and the Inspector-General of Police to appear before it on September 4 over the detention of Omoyele Sowore, co-convener.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Anyone calling for revolution is looking for trouble – Momoh – Newtelegraph

    Prince Tony Momoh, a former Minister of Information and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), not only believes that no responsible government will entertain calls for revolution, but insists that nobody can cause uprising in Nigeria. In this interview, he speaks on the...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sowore: Lawyer drags Buhari govt, DSS, IGP, others to Court over attack on protesters – Daily Post Nigeria

    Human rights lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje has dragged the federal government before the Federal High Court over the clampdown on ‘Revolution Now’ protesters, who claimed to be demanding better governance in Nigeria. In a suit filed before Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Ikoyi Division of the Court...
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    Politics Sowore: Don’t Undermine Our Democracy, Shehu Sani Tells Buhari – Sahara Reporters

    Senator Shehu Sani has told President Muhammadu Buhari not to rubbish Nigeria’s democracy with his dictatorial tendencies towards those opposed to his leadership style. The senator described the action of the government towards peaceful protests as worrisome, adding that protests were a...
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    Politics Falana files motion to quash order for Sowore’s detention – Vanguard News

    ABUJA- Human Rights Activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Mr. Femi Falana, on Friday, filed a motion to challenge the legality of the order of the Federal High Court in Abuja that gave the Department of State Service, DSS, permission … Read more via Vanguard News –...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sowore group, allies announce date to resume protests – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Coalition For Revolution (CORE), a group led by detained 2019 presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, and its allies, have vowed to resume protests demanding revolution in Nigeria. Co-convener of the group, Mr. Olaseni Ajai, made the announcement to...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC accuses Sowore of treason, ‘plot to destabilise’ Nigeria – Premium Times Nigeria

    Nigeria’s ruling party, APC, has accused an activist, Omoyele Sowore, of treason and plotting to destabilise the country. Mr Sowore was arrested on Saturday for calling for a revolution against bad governance. He had planned a series of protests across Nigeria to start from last Monday...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #RevolutionNow: 90-day detention must be challenged – Femi Falana – TODAY.NG

    Is it constitutional for a judge to order the detention of a citizen for 90 days as provided under the Terrorism Prevention Act? Activist-lawyer Femi Falana SAN said yesterday that it is time to find out. Falana said the detention of the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore, has...
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    Metro European Union Reacts To Omoyele Sowore’s Arrest By DSS – Tori News

    The EU has given a response following the arrest of Omoyele Sowore by the DSS. The European Union says protests remain a cardinal part of democracy as long as they remain peaceful.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News