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Omoyele Sowore shot while leading #BuhariMustGo protest

The publisher of the online news publication, Saharareporters Omoyele Sowore has been shot by a police officer at the Unity Fountain, Abuja.

Report had it that the 2019 presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), was shot at while leading a protest against president Muhammadu Buhari’s government.

Confirming the story, Sowore via his Tweeter handle tweeted: “Just been shit by a police officer, ACP Atine at the Unity Fountain in Abuja. #RevolutionNow Let the struggle continue even if they take my life! #BuhariMustGo

Sowore has been leading a peaceful protest tagged #BuhariMustGo protests to call attention to the failures of the present administration.

Nigeria is experiencing massive insecurity ranging for mass kidnappings to other forms of criminality. Most Nigerians blame president Muhammadu Buhari for not doing enough to end security challenges facing the nation.


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