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    The United States government has expressed concerns over the rearrest of the convener of the ‘Revolution Now’ movement and former presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Mr. Omoyele Sowore by the Department of State Security Services (DSS) on Friday. Mr. Sowore was rearrested and eventually detained barely 24 hours after the security agency ...
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      The Presidency says the Department of State Services does not necessarily need the permission of President Muhammadu Buhari to arrest persons of interest like the detained activist, Mr. Omoyele Sowore. This is according to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Garba Shehu. In the statement, the president’s aide noted that ...
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      The convener, #RevolutionNow Movement and former presidential candidate under the African Action Congress, AAC, Omoyele Sowore pleaded not guilty at 7 counts charge in an Abuja court on Monday to charges of treason, money laundering and harassing the president. State Security Service agents arrested Sowore in early August after he called for a revolution ...
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    The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams has appealed to the Federal Government to release the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore. Adams said that such arrest portended grave danger for Nigeria’s democracy. The publisher of Sahara Reporters and convener Global Coalition for Security and Democracy in Nigeria was arrested ...
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    Heavily armed security operatives from the Police Command in Lagos, the Army and NSCDC have barricaded entrance to the National Stadium, Surulere ahead of the #RevolutionNow protest spearheaded by Omoyele Sowore on Monday. Sowore, the Presidential candidate of African Action Congress (AAC) in the last general elections, was on Saturday was arrested by operatives of ...
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    The presidential candidate of African Action Congress (AAC) in the last general elections in Nigeria, Mr Omoyele Sowore, was on Saturday abducted by unknown gunmen at his home. Sowore called for a mass protest on Monday at the National Stadium, Surulere, tagged: “Revolution Now”. The Chairman, Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR), Lagos ...
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    Gov. Nyesom Wike, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Candidate in the March 9 Governorship election in Rivers, has been declared winner of the March 9th governorship election polling a total of 886,264 votes to defeat the closest rival AAC which polled 173,859 votes. The victory has sparked jubilation in the state especially among the PDP ...
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    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is currently leading in 13 out of 15 local government areas in which results of the Rivers rescheduled governorship elections have been collated. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had suspended the process on March 10, including the state assembly elections. The commission, which cited alleged disruption of the process ...
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    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State is coasting home to a landslide victory in the March 9 Governorship election which collation was continued today by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced results from some local government areas at the collation centre in Port Harcourt. In Obior/Akpor, Wike ...
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      President Buhari The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the 2019 presidential election, held on Saturday Feb. 23. Buhari was declared re-elected having polled 15,191,847 votes, winning in 19 states, to defeat other 72 candidates including Atiku Abubakar, the Candidate of ...