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Omoyele Sowore Marks Wedding Anniversary in Detention

Wednesday, 11th of September, 2019, was the 15th wedding anniversary of detained activist-cum-politician, Omoyele Sowore.

The Ondo State born, however, had not the opportunity to celebrate this year’s with his wife Opeyemi Oluwole, as he is still in the State Security Service’s custody for alleged attempt to launch a revolution to unseat Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari.

Sowore and Opeyemi got married on 11th of September, 2004.

The former presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (ADC) is spending his 40th day in the DSS detention as he celebrates.

His wife, Opeyemi revealed in an interview on Wednesday morning that she received a text message bearing “i love you” from her husband, as he was being arrested after he reportedly declared the revolution.

-Ayoku Shuaib

Sowore and wife, on their wedding day
Omoyele Sowore


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