Video: Watch DSS trying to re-arrest Sowore in court

Personnel of the Department of State Services on Friday morning disrupted the ongoing trial of the publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare.

Sahara Reporters reports that the secret police attempted to rearrest the two men, who were only released from its detention on Thursday evening.

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The DSS operatives also chased away the presiding judge, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu, while also brutalising a journalist with a popular television station.

The paper said that there is currently an ongoing standoff inside the court premises as the DSS operatives are refusing to allow Sowore and his lawyers come out of the place.