Omoyele Sowore Shot By Female Police Sowore Lawyers Says.
Police in Abuja reportedly shot the publisher of Saharareporters and former presidential candidate, Mr. Omoyele Sowore.
Reporters Without Borders said the police shot Sowore while he was covering the rally, When the state has control over your life, it can decide arbitrarily if you have the right to live it.
Police brutality and insecurity are serious problems in Nigeria that have grown worse in recent years.
Thousands of Nigerians have been protesting against insecurity and police brutality in the last three years.
In live footage from the scene, you can see the right wing activists and his team chanting solidarity songs before the pandemonium breaks out.
The video showed the officers arriving at the scene and then shots being fired that caused Sowore to collapse.
Sowore’s lawyer said that Sowore was at the Unity Fountain for mass mobilisation of protesters ahead of a nationwide.
Sowore said that he was shot by a female police officer. He also wanted to go to a hospital.
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