By Alao Abiodun
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has commended the Federal government for ordering the release of #RevolutionNow protest convener, Mr. Omoyele Sowore and the immediate-past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, from custody.
SERAP described the action as a positive step taken in a right direction by the government with the view that citizens would be allowed to enjoy their constitutional rights.
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In a statement released, it said “This is a positive step by the federal government. We hope that this signals a change in direction in Nigeria towards full respect for the rule of law, tolerance & greater openness by the govt that would allow citizens to effectively enjoy their constitutional rights & fundamental freedoms
“The President Buhari government should now immediately withdraw all charges against Mr Sowore and Olaware Bakare and all others detained simply for exercising their…