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10 Aug 2019
Omoyele Sowore, Convener of #RevolutionNow protests, who is presently in detention, on Friday, approached the Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking an order to vacate the ex parte order that gave the Department of State Service (DSS) the legal backing to detain him for 45 days.
9 Aug 2019
The European Union (EU) ambassador to Nigeria, Ketil Karlsen, said yesterday that the organisation “stands firm on the principles of freedom of speech,” noting: “It is important in any democratic society for people to be able to participate.” The declaration followed the granting of a prayer by the Department of State Services (DSS)
9 Aug 2019
Again, resentment against the government is taking another shape with the nationwide protest tagged #RevolutionNow, led by African Action Congress’s (AAC) presidential candidate, Mr. Omoyele Sowore. The protest is said to be a clean, quick and succinct revolutionary process that will put an end to the shenanigans of government...
6 Aug 2019
Police in Cross River State has arrested some persons, including the correspondent of The Nation newspaper, Nicholas Kalu, for covering the RevolutionNow protests at the Cultural Centre in Calabar.
5 Aug 2019
Armed police and Department of State Security (DSS) operatives on Monday stopped members of #RevolutionNow group from protesting in Osogbo.
5 Aug 2019
Police operatives under the Lagos State Police Command and military personnel Monday barricaded the National Stadium, Surulere to prevent entry of pro-Omoyele Sowore protesters. The Presidential candidate of African Action Congress (AAC) in the last general elections in Nigeria, Mr Omoyele Sowore, was on Saturday arrested by operatives of DSS at his Lagos home. Sowore…
Omoyele Sowore
5 Aug 2019
The Nigerian Police Force Monday said the #RevolutionNow protesters were dispersed because they didn't get permission from the police before staging a protest. "There gathering is unlawful, an unlawful gathering is meant to be dispersed," the Area Commander, Area C, ACP Tijani Fatai said on Monday. "There is not going to be any protest nobody…
5 Aug 2019
Heavily armed security operatives from the Police Command in Lagos, the Army and NSCDC have barricaded entrance to the National Stadium...
4 Aug 2019
Nigeria's Presidency Sunday asked organisers and sponsors of the proposed nationwide 'RevolutionNow' protest to reveal their identity and not hide under veiled social media posts. "We call on the sponsors and organisers to have the decency to come forward and make their identity known – out of respect to all Nigerians - so that Nigerians…
Omoyele Sowore
4 Aug 2019
The Nigeria Police Force has accused the convener of #RevolutionNow Protests, Omoyele Sowore and the Global Coalition for Security and Democracy in Nigeria of trying...

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