CDHR, MRA, 48 others petition UN, AU over Sowore
Fifty civil society groups, including the Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR), Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and Socio Economic Rights and Accountability Project...
Court hears DSS application to detain Sowore for another 20 days
A Federal High Court, Abuja will hear the application of the Department of State Security (DSS) to detain the publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, for 20 more days. The Nigerian Government had filed a seven-count charge bordering on treasonable felony, terrorism and plots to overthrow President Muhammadu Buhari. Sowore, presidential candidate of the African Action…
MFM sues Sahara Reporters over publications
Ther Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) has filed a lawsuit against Sahara Reporters, an online media platform; its publisher...
Group decries attack on activists, Sahara Reporters on court premises
A human rights group, Resource Centre for Human Rights and Civic Education (CHRICED), yesterday denounced alleged sponsored attacks on activists at an Ilorin High Court who arrived in support of Sahara Reporters.
Buhari will return to London to see doctors, presidency says
The Presidency said Thursday that President Muhammadu Buhari has not shelved his plans of seeing his doctors in London for further check ups.
Sowore insists Melaye never graduated from ABU
The man whose online news medium first alleged that a Nigerian senator did not have a degree from a university contrary to his claims is insisting that the record presented by the vice chancellor of the university did not reflect the truth.
Okowa, DESOPADEC’s N48.6b and alleged plan to scrap the commission
A recent story by Sahara Reporters on N48.6 billion belonging to Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) that alleged to have been misappropriated is shocking and disheartening.
Police arrest publisher of Sahara Reporters
The spokesperson for Police in Lagos State, SP Dolapo Badmos, on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of the publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoleye Sowore.