RevolutionNow: Court fixes ruling date on order of Sowore’s detention for 90days by DSS

A federal high court sitting in Abuja has moved the ruling of an application filed by the Department of Star Security Service (DSS) seeking the detaining and the converter of the #RevolutionNow protest as well as AAC presidential candidate of the 2019 general elections to August 8.

Justice Taiwo Taiwo Revealed that this would accord him the time frame to watch the video clips that were attacked to the motion.

Sowore, the publisher of Sahara reporters was arrested in the early hours of Saturday by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS.

As per report, The state agency said Sowore was arrested on account of the #RevolutionNow protest which he had spearheaded.

Sowore was moved to Abuja on Sunday morning and is currently being detained in the custody of the DSS.

The exparte motion by the DSS marked FHC/ABJ/CS/ 915/19 is seeking the order of the court to detain Sowore beyond the 48 hours of his arrest required by law.

However, after listening to the motion which was moved by counsel for the DSS, G. O. Abadua, Justice Taiwo Taiwo said he needed time to watch the video clips attached to the motion.