The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has reacted to the Federal Government’s order to take over Sowore’s case We had reported that the Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of TJustice, Abubakar Malami, on Friday directed the Department of State Service, DSS, to hands-off the prosecution of Omoyele […]

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has rubbished the Department of State Services, DSS, for denying that its operatives invaded an Abuja Federal High Courtroom before re-arresting Omoyele Sowore, convener of RevolutionNow Movement. Recall that last Friday, DSS operatives had reportedly chased out lawyers from the courtroom and attacked journalists after which […]

Former presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party, YPP, Kingsley Moghalu has condemned the rearrest of the convener of RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore by operatives of the Department of State Services, on Friday. We had reported that DSS operatives on Friday chased out lawyers from the courtroom and re-arrested Sowore. […]

There was a mild drama at the court 7, Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, as armed operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) moved to rearrest Omoyele Sowore, Convener, #RevolutionNow protest, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, at the court premises. The drama started shortly after Justice Ijoema Ojukwu […]

Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka has described the continuous detention of #RevolutioNow convener, Omoyele Sowore, even after perfecting his bail conditions as an act of thuggery. In the open letter titled ‘Between thuggery and state disobedience’, Soyinka accused the Buhari-led administration of treating the judiciary with disdain. He lamented the […]

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has written to Mrs Soyata Maiga, Chairperson of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights and the commission’s members to take action against the harassment of Omoyele Sowore, Olawale Bakare, their sureties and lawyers, particularly Femi Falana, SAN. According to SERAP, Nigeria’s Department […]

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has reacted to the continued detention of activist Omoyele Sowore by the Department of State Services, DSS. Onochie charged Sowore’s sureties to go with necessary documentation to the secret police so the activist can be released. She made the remark […]