Omomyele Sowore, writer and convener of the #revolutionnow motion, has accused males of the Division of State Service (DSS) of making an attempt to assassinate him.
Sowore and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, had been re-arrested this morning when he appeared earlier than Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal Excessive Court docket in Abuja.
In an interview with Channels TV correspondent, Sowore stated that the DSS had allegedly instructed him that he won’t stroll out of their detention alive.
“It is likely to be my solely phrase on the report earlier than they kill me; that is an try to assassinate me in courtroom. They got here with weapons and they tried to shoot and they dragged me down in entrance of a choose after I’ve been granted bail. I stated it that these are a bunch of lawless individuals and they had been reluctant to respect the order of the courtroom. Now they have proven it to the entire world.
They tried to break me in prison, despatched delegations to me, providing every kind of issues and I refused and they promised that I can’t stroll out of their detention alive and that’s what they have come to implement at present.”
The #RevolutionNow convener urged Nigerians not to be afraid and a few individuals have to make the sacrifice for the Nation to work.
“What’s vital for Nigerians to know is that I’m not going to quit till each Nigerian profit from a rustic that’s theirs and I’ve made it very clear.
“No one in Nigeria needs to be afraid, it’s our nation and a few individuals have to make the sacrifice for this nation to be a rustic of rule, legislation and of dignity; and this also entails even judges, if suspects who’ve been given bail should not protected in courtroom, the judges themselves should not protected” Sowore stated