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‘Arrest Buhari Instead’, Nigerians Demand Sowore’s Release [TWEETS]

Nigerians have taken to the social media to demand for the release of the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in the last general election, Omoyele Sowore.

The hashtag #FreeSowore has been trending on Twitter Nigeria, since the news of his arrest broke.

Sowore, who is also an activist and publisher of SaharaReporters was arrested by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) at his Lagos home in the early hours of Saturday.

The National Legal Adviser of the  African Action Congress, Mr. Inibehe Effiong said that Sowore was arrested for planning a protest.

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