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Soyinka, Sani Storms Court As Sowore’s Trial Commences

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Nobel laureate Professor, Wole Soyinka, and a former Nigerian Senator Shehu Sani are presently at the Abuja High Court in solidarity with the convener of #RevolutionNow Protest, Omoyele Sowore.

Also, the former Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, Professor Chidi Odinkalu and popular activist Deji Adeyanju, are also present in court in solidarity with Sowore.

Sowore’s trial commences today, Wednesday, February 12.

Sowore and co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, are facing trial over charges of a treasonable felony for organising the revolution now protest on August 5, 2019, which the government saw as an attempt to disrupt peace in the country

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