Fed.Govt. orders release of Sowore and Sasuki
After so much pressure from both local and international bodies, the Federal Government has ordered the release of a former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki, retired and the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, Mr. Omoyele Sowore.
The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, disclosed this in a statement.
Mr. Malami said the decision to release them was in compliance with the bail granted the two by the court.
The statement explained that in line with the provisions of Sections of the 1999 Constitution, as amended, and in compliance with the bail granted to Colonel Sambo Dasuki, retired and varied by the Court of Appeal and the bail granted to Omoyele Sowore, the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation has directed the State Security Services to comply with the order granting bail to the Defendants and effect their release.