Sowore And Revolution: As Buhari Forgets Why And How He Became President

Muhammadu Buhari

By SKC Ogbonnia Most of us who held our noses to support President Muhammadu Buhari again in the last election had hoped for true change, if he was re-elected. Two months into the second tenure, while it may appear as if Buhari is, indeed, incorrigible, it is definitively clear that he has forgotten why, and how, he became a democratic president in the first place. If that were not the case, there is no way Buhari’s regime would be colluding with the courts to detain Omoyele Sowore, the presidential candidate…

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DSS: Sowore Met With Kanu, IPOB Leader; Gets Court Order To Detain Him For 45 Days

By Uche Mbah Omoleye Sowore, the Convener of #RevolutionNow, met with Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Federal Government-banned IPOB, to discuss a possible overthrow of the  Muhammadu Buhari administration. This allegation was made by the DSS, while arguing an exparte motion before Hon. Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, to grant its request to detain Sowore for 90 days pending the conclusion of its investigation. Sowore was arrested last Saturday in Lagos by DSS operatives two days before the commencement of his revolution call meant, according to…

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Presidency Complies With Court Order, Frees El Zaxzaky

By Uche Mbah The Directorate of State Services, DSS, has decided to release the Shiite leader, Ibrahim El Zakzaky, following court order that he and his wife should be released to go for medical treatment abroad. This followed a series of bloody protests by his followers which took international dimensions. Government was reported to have said then that people should wait for the case in court to be determined. The court ruled in El Zakzaky’s favor following an application by his lawyer, Femi Falana. This has fueled speculations that government…

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Sowore: Mixed Reactions As Facts Emerge On Why He Was Arrested

By Uche Mbah Omoyele Sowore’s alleged meeting with the Biafran separatist movement leader, Nnamdi Kanu in the United States before coming home for his Revolution Now campaign may have informed the swift action of the Directorate of State services, DSS, to swing into action against one that is generally regarded as an ally of the ruling party. Sowore was abducted by the DSS days before the take off of his pet revolutionary dream, Revolution now, which was meant to remove the president from office. Presidency views the planned march as…

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Protests: Showore Arrested By DSS

By Uche Mbah Omoyele Sowore, Publisher of Sahara Reporters, an online News portal, has reportedly been arresteted by operatives of the Department of State Services,, DSS, according to the online portal. Reports indicate that his home was invaded early Saturday morning by the DSS. No reason was given for the arrest but it may not be unconnected with his planned protest against the federal government. According to Sahara reporters, he wanted to alert the public through his twitter page when his phone was seized His tweet read: “DSS invade Sowore’s”,…

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