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#FreeSowore: Real Reason DSS Arrested #SaharaReporters Publisher, #OmoyeleSowore

#FreeSowore: Real Reason DSS Arrested #SaharaReporters Publisher, #OmoyeleSowore

It was while men slept last night that News broke that Omoyele Sowore, Presidential Candidate of African Action Congress (AAC), was arrested by security operatives.

It can now be confirmed that the real reason for his arrest is the #RevolutionNow movement scheduled for Monday, August 5, 2019.

His online publishing outfit, Sahara Reporters, broke the news.

According to the online medium, DSS operatives arrested Sowore in the early hours of Saturday at about 1.25 a.m.in his apartment.

Sowore had also posted a distress tweet at exactly 1:25 am:

DSS invades Sowore’s

— Omoyele Sowore (@YeleSowore) August 3, 2019

He also tweeted “Ja p,” the meaning of which has been interpreted to mean many things by his Twitter followers:

Ja p

— Omoyele Sowore (@YeleSowore) August 3, 2019

Sahara Reporters added that an eyewitness confirmed that his phone was forcefully taken from him.

The medium says Sowore’s “arrest and detention are not unconnected to #RevolutionNow, a series of planned protests against bad governance in Nigeria scheduled for August 5, 2019.”

There has been reactions from Nigerians especially on the social media as captured below:


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