Omoyele Sowore throughout his trial on the Abuja Excessive Court docket on Wednesday, February 12, 2020. PHOTO: Channels TV/Sodiq Adelakun
The convener of #RevolutionNow Protest, Omoyele Sowore shall be re-arraigned tomorrow, February 13 on recent prices.
This was concluded after Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu adjourned the case following the resumption of Sowore’s trial on Wednesday on the Federal Excessive Court docket in Abuja.
The prosecutor; Kayode Alilu knowledgeable the court docket that the workplace of the Lawyer Common of the Federation (AGF) has taken over the prosecution of the case and has filed recent and amended prices.
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Alilu added that they’re but to impact service of the amended prices on the defendants.
He additionally stated the workplace of the AGF took over the case late final yr and utilized to arraign the defendants primarily based on the amended prices.
Justice Ojukwu then ordered the prosecution to pay a sum of N200, 000 as the fee to the defendants for the frivolous utility for adjournment and adjourned until February 13.
Sowore and co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, are going through trial over prices of a treasonable felony for organising the revolution now protest on August 5, 2019, which the federal government noticed as an try to disrupt peace within the nation.