Omoyele Sowere who is the convener if RevolutionNow, and a former presidential candidate has been shot by a police officer at the Unity Fountain, Abuja
A lawyer and human rights activist, Inibehe Effiong said he watched the CEO of Sahara Reporters being shot live via Facebook.
Details of what Sowere is doing at the Unity Fountain isn’t clear yet but Barr. Effiong tweeted:
” The criminal officer is said to be an ACP. I watched Sowore being shot live on Facebook.
“This is what Nigeria has been turned into under Buhari. They’ve declared war on the Civic Space.
“It is not yet clear whether the officer fired a gun or a teargas cannister. What is clear is that Sowore was directly targeted.”