BREAKING: Sowore shot during protest at Unity Fountain, Abuja

Sowore shot during protest
Omoyele Sowere

The Convener of RevolutionNow and a former presidential aspirant, Omoyele Sowere said he has been shot by a female police officer at the Unity Fountain, Abuja, on Monday.

Tweeting via his official handle, @YeleSowore, he wrote:

“Just been shit by a police officer, ACP Atine at the Unity Fountain in Abuja. #RevolutionNow Let the struggle continue even if they take my life! #BuhariMustGo.”

Sowore was reportedly shot as the police blocked protesters from entering Unity Fountain.

He is said to be receiving treatment at a hospital in Abuja.

It is unclear whether it was a tear gas canister or a bullet that is responsible for the ‘shot’ wound.

More details later…

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