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#RevolutionNow: Protesters march in commemoration of it 1st anniversary

by Olaitan Adeshola

The demonstration tagged country wide day of action, took vicinity concurrently throughout essential cities in Nigeria in commemoration of the first anniversary of the #RevolutionNow Movement, which held on August 5, 2019, and noticed residents take to the streets in a peaceable manner to demand higher governance from the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. You would recall that a number of protesters had been on August fifth 2019 arrested at the National Stadium in Lagos after a crowd gathered to start #RevolutionNow, a sequence of deliberate protests towards terrible governance in Nigeria. The Nigerian authorities additionally arrested and detained Omoyele Sowore, a key organiser of the protest and accused him and his co-defendant of committing conspiracy to commit a treasonable prison in breach of part 516 of the Criminal Code Act with the aid of allegedly staging “a revolution marketing campaign aimed at casting off the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Sowore used to be additionally accused of committing the real offence of sensible prison in breach of section, 4(1)(c) of the Criminal Code Act, via the usage of the platform of Coalition for Revolution, in August 2019 in Abuja, Lagos and different components of Nigeria, to stage the #RevolutionNow protest allegedly aimed at putting off the President. See pictures taken from #RevolutionNow march in commemoration of the first anniversary on August fifth 2020 PHOTOS: #RevolutionNow march in commemoration of first anniversary

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