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- January 30, 2020
Who is Omoyele Sowore?
O moyele Sowore lives in Bergen County, New Jersey with his U.S. born wife and two children. He is the founder of New York-based Sahara Reporters, a pro-democracy publication that shines a light on corruption, human rights abuse and political misconduct in Nigeria.
TIMELINE & SEQUENCE OF EVENTS
Saturday, August 3, 2019Omoyele Sowore, Convener of #RevolutionNow protest, was abducted by Nigeria’s Department of State Security Services (DSS). He was detained for over 48 hours without arraignment in court and no access to lawyers, family or medical personnel, a breach of Nigeria’s constitution.