Tags : Olawale Bakare

#Revolutionnow: DSS Frees Bakare, Three Others

The Osun State Coordinator of #Revolutionnow Movement, Olawale Bakare, has been released from detention. Bakare who popularly known as ‘Mandate’, was arrested last Wednesday, August 5, by the Department of State Services, for leading the #RevolutionNow protest in Osogbo, Osun State. Bakare was released alongside three others who were also detained  for participating in the […]

Court To Hear Sowore, Bakare’s Suit Against Malami, Bichi On

The hearing of the N1 billion fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by activist and publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, and Olawale Bakare is scheduled for March 25th. A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja fixed March 25, 2020, to hear the separate suits filed by the duo  against the Director-General of the Department of […]

FG Says It Has Paid Sowore N200,000 Fine

The prosecution in the trial of Mr Omoyele Sowore, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare told a Federal High Court on Thursday that the Federal Government has paid the N200, 000 cost awarded against it the previous day by the court on grounds of delay. At the commencement of proceedings on Thursday, February 13, 2020, the […]

Sowore, Bakare Plead ‘Not Guilty’ To Treasonable Felony Charges; Case

Mr Omoyele Sowore and his co-defendant, Mr Olawale Bakare has pleaded not guilty to two-count amended charges of conspiracy to commit treasonable felony and treasonable felony levelled against them. The Prosecutor, Mr Kayode Alilu announced on Thursday, February 13, 2020, the preparedness to proceed with the trial but the Defence Team led by Mr Abdul […]

Soyinka, Sani In Court As Sowore’s Trial Resumes

Nobel Laureate Professor, Wole Soyinka, and a former Nigerian Senator Shehu Sani are currently at the Abuja High Court in solidarity with the convener of #RevolutionNow Protest, Omoyele Sowore. Sowore’s trial resumes today, Wednesday, February 12. Mr Sowore and co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, are facing trial over charges of a treasonable felony for organizing the revolution […]