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Council on Foreign Relations

January 5, 2021

Pascack Press / Northern Valley Press

February 3rd, 2020

ABC News - New York

December 24, 2019

Journalist from New Jersey released from prison in Nigeria

WNYC, The Brian Lehrer Show

December 23, 2019

An American Journalist Arrested in Nigeria

Council on Foreign Relations

December 19, 2019

Former Nigerian Ambassador John Campbell:

Sultan of Sokoto Responds to Sowore’s Imprisonment in Nigeria

Council on Foreign Relations

December 18, 2019

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

The News Nigeria

December 18, 2019

Premium Times - Nigeria

December 13, 2019

More American senators demand Sowore’s release

The Guardian

December 12, 2019

Be afraid! Be very afraid!!

The Nigeria Lawyers

December 11, 2019

FG has ordered probe of court invasion by DSS —AGF, Malami

Council on Foreign Relations

December 11, 2019

Buhari’s Attacks on the Press in Nigeria Continue Unabated

Premium Times - Nigeria

December 11, 2019

CPJ fumes as Nigerian govt freezes Sahara Reporters account

PUNCH - Nigeria

December 11, 2019

Buhari’s lawlessness: Our stand

CPJ - Committe to Protect Journalists

December 11, 2019

Nigeria and Ethiopia jail activist-journalists amid crackdown on free expression

The Guardian - Wole Soyinka "Between thuggery and state disobedience"

December 5, 2019

Between thuggery and state disobedience



The Nigerian Lawyers

December 5, 2019

JUST IN: Court Orders DSS To Release Sowore, Bakare Within 24 Hours



CBS News - New York

November 26, 2019

Rally held For Jailed Nigerian Journalist


The Clooney Foundation for Justice

November 22, 2019


Northern Jersey - Bergen Record - Gannett Network

November 11, 2019

Imprisoned New Jersey Journalist must be freed, says Laura Ling, who was held in North Korea in 2009

ICIR: International Center for Investigative Reporting

November 11, 2019

Falana to sue DSS for contempt over Sowore’s continued detention

Premium Times - Nigeria

November 8, 2019

Buhari govt waging war against media, Falana warns

Council on Foreign Relations

November 2, 2019

UN should speak about Unlawful Detention of Journalist in Nigeria

CBS News - New York

November 1, 2019

New Jersey Man Being Detained in Nigeria

Video: Haworth Gathering

October 29, 2019

New Jersey Community Calls for Sowore’s Release

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP)

October 2019

How Federal and State Authorities are Tightening the Screws on Media Freedom in Nigeria

Bergen Record -

October 4, 2019

Nigerian Journalist Omoyele Sowore Offered Bail but Remains in Prison

BBC (British Broadcasting System)

September 25, 2019

Interview with Nigerian Attorney General on Sowore

Bergen Record -

September 22, 2019

New Jersey: Bergen Country Journalist Arrested in Nigeria

Punch - Op Ed Amnesty International Country Director

September 8, 2019

Freedom of speech under threat in Nigeria

The New York Times - Sowore Profile

November 19, 2011

From Safety of New York, Reporting on Distant Home

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