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Nigeria faces backlash over the arrest of a US-based activist and journalist

The Nigerian government is facing immense criticism over the re-arrest and detention of investigative journalist and activist Omoyele Sowore on treason charges. Sowore and activist Olawale Bakare were arrested by the Department of State Security Services(DSS) in August for organizing a nationwide protest against President Muhammadu Buhari's government. The journalist, who has been charged with treasonable felony, was released a day before his court hearing last week. However, DSS officials stormed ...
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Added December 09, 2019
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