Sowore Finally Speaks From Police Custody, Claims He Was Physically Attacked In Police Presence
Arrested Publisher of online medium, Sahara Reporters has given an update about his arrest and subsequent detention BBN has learnt.
Omoyele Sowore moments ago took to his Facebook account to disclose that he was physically assaulted by his accuser, Lekan Fatodu while the police looked on.
“I was physically attacked today by a Gang led by Lekan Fatodu this part of a VIDEO of him assaulting me before police officers at Area “F” in Ikeja in Lagos,” Sowore posted with an unclear video which showed the petitioner, Lekan Fatodu. He wrote further
“After the Police “intervened” soon as I was attacked by Lekan Fatodu and his friends in Lagos we were taken to the CP’s office in Lagos. Turns out he was in on this, he pulled out a supposed petition written by Lekan from his hat after that he became very hostile towards me and ordered that we be driven to State CID, at Panti in Lagos. It is very obvious that this was planned between Lekan Fatodu and the Police. They offered him unbridled support as he continued attacking me in the presence of the Police. I could have been I am familiar with this style of the Nigerian Police. We are now being driven to Panti in Yaba area of Lagos”