Sowore’s Arrest: Revolution Is A Harsh Word — Apostle Suleman

Omoyele Sowore
Omoyele Sowore

The president of the Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman has condemned the for revolution in Nigeria.

This follows the arrest of Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of SaharaReporters by Nigeria’s secret service in the early hours of Saturday.

Sowore had planned a protest #RevolutionNow to challenge bad governance and mass poverty in the country but has been arrested by the Department of State Service(DSS) and is currently in an unknown location.

According to the cleric, while a peaceful protest is OK, revolution is a strong word and could tighten an already tensed atmosphere.

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In a s few tweets on Saturday, Apostle Suleman wrote, “Peaceful protest is ok. But not revolution. ”

“This govt has failed to secure lives..some of us have been arrested and blackmailed becos(because) of our constant reactions of this clueless lots that lead us but the word ‘revolution’ is harsh. Tho(Though) relative but it would heighten an already tensed atmosphere… ”