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DSS Releases Sowore After 125 Days Of Illegal Detention

He was released on Thursday evening after the Federal High Court in Abuja ordered his release for the third time

Rights Activist and pro-democracy campaigner, Omoyele Sowore has regained freedom more than three months after he was arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS).

Sowore was arrested and charged to court by the Nigerian government for planning a nationawide tagged #RevolutionNow.

He was released on Thursday evening after the Federal High Court in Abuja ordered his release for the third time according to Sahara reporter twitter handle.  It was also reported that  Sowore is expected to appear in court on Friday for commencement of trial.

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