December 21, 2019

Letter to Nigerian Attorney General from U.S. Senators and Members of the House Urging Nigeria to Follow the Rule of Law

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February 7, 2020

Representative Josh Gottheimer Speaks to U.S. House on Sowore’s Case

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January 31, 2020

Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights: Sowore Subjected to Multiple Human Rights Violations

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January 30, 2020

Statement from Sowore’s Wife Opeyemi 1/30/20

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January 5, 2020

Sowore’s Lawyer Femi Falana SAN – Statement on Federal Government’s Power to Detain Sowore and Dasuki in Defiance of Court Orders

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December 31, 2019

Nigerian Archbishop Martins Expresses Satisfaction with the Release of Omoyele Sowore

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December 29, 2019

Sowore’s Lawyer Femi Falana SAN – Letter to Attorney General Regarding Sowore’s Release on Bail

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December 24, 2019

Statement from Sowore’s Wife Opeyemi on Bail Release 12/24/19

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December 24, 2019

Statement from Nigerian Attorney General on Release on Bail

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December 23, 2019

Letter from Leading Civil Society Organizations in Nigeria to National Human Rights Commission: Remind President Buhari the Key Components of a Democracy are (1) freedom of speech (2) freedom of the press (3) the rule of law

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December 19, 2019

Former Nigerian Ambassador John Campbell: Sultan of Sokoto Responds to Sowore’s Imprisonment in Nigeria

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December 18, 2019

Buhari’s Dictatorial Past and the Rule of Law Today in Nigeria

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December 18, 2019

Rep. Karen Bass Head of Congressional Black Caucus and Africa Affairs Committee – Alarmed by Re-Arrest Of Omoyele Sowore

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December 17, 2019

Kerry Kennedy, President of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Issues Statement on Sowore

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December 13, 2019

Sowore’s Lawyer Femi Falana SAN – Statement on the Attorney Generals Decision to Take Over of the Case File from DSS

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December 12, 2019

Former Nigerian Ambassador Campbell: Buhari’s Attacks on the Press in Nigeria Continue Unabated

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December 12, 2019

Protesters at the United Nations in New York Demand Buhari Respects Court Orders and #Freesoworenow

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December 12, 2019

US Senate Support for Sowore Growing – New York’s Chuck Schumer Tweets in support

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December 11, 2019

CPJ Alert: Sahara Reporters Website is Also Under Attack; CPJ Post: The Critical Role of Activist Journalists in the Region

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December 11, 2019

International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) on Sowore: Journalist re-arrested a day after release from prison

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December 11, 2019

Speaking out in Support for Sowore, The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar has warned that disobedience to any court order is a recipe for lawlessness and chaos

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December 10, 2019

Video: Ketil Karlsen, EU Ambassador to Nigeria: Speaks Out for Sowore at International Human Rights Day in Nigeria.

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December 10, 2019

Sowore’s Wife Comments at United Nations Human Rights Day

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December 10, 2019

US Senator, Chris Coons, Calls For Sowore’s Immediate Release

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December 9, 2019

Video: Nigerian Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka Criticizes DSS For Sowore’s Re-Arrest

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December 9, 2019

Leading Civil Society Organizations Joint Statement – Nigeria’s Troubling State of Affairs

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December 9, 2019

Sowore’s Lawyer Femi Falana SAN – Federal Government Should Stop Subjecting Sowore to Media Trial

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December 8, 2019

Femi Falana Statement – SSS APOLOGISED FOR INVASION OF COURT!

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December 8, 2019

SERAP condemns Buhari for comparing Sowore, Bakare with Boko Haram

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December 8, 2019

Nigerian State House Press Release – Sowore: Between Facts and Fiction

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December 7, 2019

Nigerian State Security Service Statement on re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore

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December 7, 2019
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Video: Senate Foreign Relations Chair Menendez Condemns Harassment and Re-Arrest of NJ Journalist in Nigeria

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December 6, 2019
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Senate Foreign Relations Chair Menendez Condemns Harassment and Re-arrest of NJ Journalist in Nigeria

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December 6, 2019

Video: Friends and Neighbors gather at the Newark offices of New Jersey Senators Menenedez and Booker to call for Sowore’s return

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December 6, 2019

Breaking News: Sowore Arrested in Court Statement from Family

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December 6, 2019

TRANSCRIPT OF SOWORE’S STATEMENT ON PLANNED ASSASSINATION

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December 4, 2019

PEN International calls on the Nigerian authorities to uphold their obligations to protect freedom of expression

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December 3, 2019

International Outrage Mounts over the Illegal Detention of New Jersey (NJ) Resident and Journalist in Nigeria

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November 22, 2019

CLOONEY FOUNDATION FOR JUSTICE: NIGERIAN JOURNALIST MUST BE RELEASED ON BAIL

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November 21, 2019
Amnesty International

Amnesty International: Sowore, Bakare and Jalingo declared Prisoners of Conscience

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November 16, 2019

CPJ Alert: Nigerian security forces fire on journalists, and protesters supporting Sowore

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November 16, 2019

Femi Falana: Getting the Record Straight and Putting the DSS’s Outrageous Actions into Context

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November 9, 2019

The UN Should Speak Up About the Unlawful Detention of Journalists in Nigeria

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November 9, 2019

Despite Court Order, Activist Still Held Free Omoleye Sowore; Allow Peaceful Protests

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November 6, 2019

Breaking News: November 12 – #FreesoworeNow – DSS Fires Gunshots At Journalists

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November 6, 2019

Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Petitions U.N. to Help Free Imprisoned Nigerian Journalist

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November 5, 2019

Fifty Civil Society Organizations Call for UN and AU to Intervene in Sowore Case – Nani Jansen Reventlow

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October 30, 2019

US Representative Karen Bass Chair House Subcommittee On Africa’s Remarks on Omoyele Sowore Detention

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) issued the following statement regarding the continued detention of Omoyele Sowore. “I remain concerned by the continued detention of […]
October 28, 2019
Amnesty International

Amnesty International calls charges by the Nigerian Government against Omoyele Sowore as a misuse of the criminal system to silence critics and opposition

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October 28, 2019

Writers and Academics Protest Charges Against Journalist Omoleye Sowore

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October 28, 2019

Nigeria Misuses Overbroad Cyberstalking Lawto Level Charges Against Sowore – Electronic Frontier Foundation

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October 28, 2019

Video: 200 family, friends and neighbors of imprisoned Nigerian journalist Omoyele Sowore turned out to show support for his release.

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August 23, 2019

Urgent appeal in relation to the arrest and detention of Omoyele Sowore, Nigerian journalist and human rights defender

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July 6, 2016

Press Release: New Jersey-based Journalist Omoyele Sowore Remains Jailed in Nigeria

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May 7, 2014

Yele Sowore’s case Included in Statement from The Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights on Human Rights in Africa

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