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FG orders release of Dasuki, Sowore

The federal government has ordered the release of former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and the convener of the RevolutionNow Movement, Omoyele Sowore from the custody of the Department of the State Security Services, SSS. This was contained in a statement issued by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of

US expresses deep concern over re-arrest of Sowore

Godsgift Onyedinefu The US Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Affairs (DRL) says it is deeply concerned over the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore, convener of #RevolutionNow, by the Department State Services (DSS). In a tweet on Saturday, the office said respect for the rule of law, judicial Independence, political and media

DSS speaks on Sowore’s re-arrest

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Department of State Services (DSS)  has denied that it's operatives invaded the court to arrest Omoleye Sowore, the Convener, Revolution Now Protest. In a statement signed Peter Afunanya, DSS spokesperson, the secret police said the viral video of the incident did not show any of its officers but was only

DSS releases Sowore, pays N100,000 fine

The Department of State Services (DSS) on the Thursday night released the convener of the Revolution Now protest, Omoyele Sowore. Sowore was released after a Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday morning gave the DSS 24-hours to release him from detention. Sowore first met his bail on November 6, one month

Court Orders: Nigerians ignorant on why DSS is holding Sowore, Dasuki, El-Zakzaky–Sagay

•Insists govt didn’t disobeyed court orders •Blasts judges, calls for establishment of Jury System Senator Iroegbu The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay, said that most Nigerians are ignorant of why the Department of State Services (DSS) has sustained the detentions

Sowore: ‘Before we crucify the secret Police’

By Idoko Ainoko The recent attacks on the Department of State Service (DSS) with regards to the handling of the demonstrators demanding the release of the publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, is at best uncharitable. I say this for the fact that the demonstrators acted out of ignorance, and

Sowore, El-Zakzaky appealed to remain in our custody – DSS

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Department of State Security Services (DSS) has debunked the alleged illegal detention of Omoleye Sowore and Ibrahim El-Zakzaky in its custody. The DSS in a statement on Friday by its spokesperson, Peter Afunnya said the duo appealed to remain in its custody despite court order to be remanded in