Shocking as Publisher of Nigerian online information portal, Sahara Reporters offers been arrested in Lagos by men of the Nigerian law enforcement.
Policemen in Lagos possess arrested Saharareporters owner and publisher, Omoyele Sowere in Lagos for criminal defamation, blackmail and threat alive.
His arrest was initiated by a U.K-based Nigerian journalist, Lekan Fatodu who accused Sowere of defaming his name and threatening his life.
It had been gathered that Fatodu also accused Sowore of publishing an alleged cash laundering publication where Fatodu, was indicted of assisting Nigerian politicians in moving money out from the country.
Sowore was arrested by men of the Nigeria law enforcement command, Area F carrying out a suggestion off that Sowore was in the state. He offers been taken up to the police station.
“BREAKING! I simply got Sowore Omoyele of Saharareporters arrested for criminal defamation and blackmail and danger to my entire life and profession. I’m sure you men will keep in mind how Sowore lied against me that I was utilized as a front to get 1.7 billion naira of the National Protection funds.
My refusal to consent to Sowore’s criminal needs and trim from the fictitious money made him to viciously assault my personality about his website. And think about this is somebody I’ve known and I am assisting for almost twenty years. We remain at the authorities station, and ideally we be likely to the court tomm. Additional information later.”