Timeline in Sowore’s arrest, detention


By Alao Abiodun

  • July 29, 2019,  Sowore announced #RevolutionNow, Scheduled to commence August 5, 2019
  • August 3, 2019, Sowore arrested in Lagos by DSS operatives.
  • August 6, DSS filed an application before an Abuja court seeking an order to detain Sowore and Olawale Bakare for 90 days for it to conclude its investigation.
  • August 8, court allowed the security agency to detain Sowore for 45 days.
  • September 20, AGF filed a seven-count charge against Sowore and Bakare bordering on treason and money laundering.

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  • October 1,  Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu, ordered that they be further kept in the custody of the DSS. She adjourned till October 4 for ruling on their bail application.
  • October 4, the judge granted them bail
  • October 21, Ojukwu granted their request for variation and adjourned till November 6 for the commencement of trial
  • October 5, Ojukwu gave the security agency 24 hours within which to comply with an earlier order…



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