Connect with us


Olajide’s Murder: Buhari Regime Must Drop All Charges Against Sowore, Says TakeItBack Movement




The TakeItBack Motion has known as on the President Muhammadu Buhari regime to drop all costs levelled in opposition to human rights’ activist, Omoyele Sowore, following the brutal homicide of his brother, Olajide Sowore, by suspected kidnappers on Saturday.

In a press release issued by its Director of Communications, Public Relations and Media, Chidi Nwanyanwu, the physique reiterated its stance that the Buhari regime ought to be held liable for the dying of the youthful Sowore.

TakeItBack acknowledged that the “draconian” Buhari’s regime had not solely seized Sowore’s freedom however had, by means of incompetence, triggered the dying of his youthful brother.

It urged the federal government to instantly put an finish to the incarceration of Sowore and permit him to carry out his duties within the burial rites of Olajide.

The assertion learn, “The TakeItBack Motion seizes this second to as soon as once more commiserate with our convener, his household and thousands and thousands of his supporters and well-wishers over the assassination of Jide Sowore, Yele Sowore’s youthful brother.

“Consistent with our earlier assertion dated the 4th of September, 2021, we insist that the killing of Mr. Jide Sowore by yet-to-be-identified males of the underworld is very reprehensible and we’ll proceed to carry the regime of Mohammad Buhari liable for this ugly homicide.

“For sure, Omoyele Sowore who stays the breadwinner of his household has not solely had his brother taken away from him by the draconic and extremely incompetent regime, however the Buhari Junta can be stopping him from performing his position as the primary son of the household over the burial association of his brother.

“In like method, the Buhari Junta has additionally prevented Yele Sowore from enjoying the position of a father to his youngsters and a husband to his spouse over the previous two years. Except for conserving him in unlawful detention for 5 months, the regime has stored him underneath metropolis detention since 2019.

“The tyrannical regime has constantly manipulated the judicial system into conserving him underneath metropolis detention regardless of having no single proof in opposition to each allegation introduced in opposition to him. For greater than two years, the regime has not been in a position to show a single factor in court docket apart delays and additional delays.

“However inside these two years of unjust incarceration, Sowore has been illegally imprisoned on two events, tortured and shot at and almost assassinated by police.

“It’s within the gentle of the aforementioned that we seize this second to demand his quick and unconditional launch from metropolis detention. Forthwith, we additionally demand that authorities instantly drops all costs in opposition to him and different political prisoners who like Sowore have been subjected to unjust detention and malicious prosecution.

“Whereas calling for a everlasting finish to insecurity and bloodletting within the nation, we additionally agree with thousands and thousands of Nigerians that the Buhari regime and the system he represents is completely incapable of offering even the fundamentals of governance to the Nigerian folks and ought to be despatched packing immediately.”

Share this Story
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *