Court Adjourns Case Of 11 #ENDSARS Protesters Detained In Oyo Since 8 Months Ago

A High Court sitting at Ring Road, Ibadan in Oyo State has adjourned the case of Adesina Ayobami Ademuyiwa and 10 others that allegedly participated within the #EndSARS protest in October 2020. 

The matter was adjourned until July 7, 2021. 

Court Adjourns Case Of 11 #ENDSARS Protesters Detained In Oyo Since 8 Months Ago 2

Meanwhile, the 11 individuals have been detained on the Correctional Centre in Oyo since final October, eight months in the past. 

A supply mentioned that they had instructed Oyo State Government concerning the case, however the authorities insisted that the prosecution is being undertaken by the Federal authorities. 

Human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore has additionally been drawing public consideration to the case and in a tweet on Wednesday, he mentioned, “There’re 11 #EndSARS protesters imprisoned at the Federal prison in Oyo, these youngsters have languished in prison for about 9 months without reprieve, they were not even produced in court today.

“We’ve alerted you to this however your folks declare it feds (federal authorities) prosecuting. Your AGF ought to take over and discontinue the trial. We can’t look ahead to these injustices to go on. Let our folks go FreeOyo11 Now.”

SaharaReporters had reported how a woman, Adesina Adekemi, urged Nigerians to assist her get again her brother, Ademuyiwa, who was taken away by the Nigeria police eight months in the past for collaborating within the #EndSARS protest.

The girl took to her Facebook web page to hunt a mortgage of N300 000 for her brother’s bail, noting {that a} lawyer mentioned his bail had been set at N300,000.

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Court Adjourns Case Of 11 #ENDSARS Protesters Detained In Oyo Since 8 Months Ago

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