Nigerians on social media have attacked President Muhammadu Buhari over the report alleging that Omoyele Sowore, a human rights activist and pro-democracy campaigner, Department of State Services operatives invades and arrests him in his residence earlier today.
Many Nigerians of their response accused Buhari of making an attempt to make use of the DSS to intimidate Sowore in order to not perform the deliberate #RevolutionNow protests slated for August 5.
Many well-meaning Nigerians are additionally calling for the release of the pro-democracy campaigner utilizing #Freesowore hashtag on Twitter.
Security operatives suspected to be from the Department of State Security (DSS) have arrested a former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore.
Sowore, who can be the writer of SaharaReporters, was arrested early Saturday.
The writer posted a misery tweet round 1:25 am, saying “DSS invades Sowore’s.”
He additionally tweeted “Ja p” apparently indicating that his telephone will need to have been seized whereas making an attempt to boost the alarm about his arrest.
An affiliate confirmed the writer was arrested at his residence and his telephone collected.