The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court of Nigeria, Honorable Justice John Terhemba Tsoho, has refused to assign an pressing human rights lawsuit filed by 5 #BuhariMustGo activists arrested by Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Abuja and the Department of State Services (DSS).
The protesters had sued the Director-General of the DSS, Yusuf Magaji Bichi, Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, and Pastor of the church, Paul Enenche over their unlawful arrest, detention and human rights violation.
The youths have been in detention of the key police since July 4 for adorning #BuhariMustGo T-shirts on the church.
The candidates are Henry Nwodo, Victor Udoka, Emmanuel Larry, Samuel Gabriel, and Ben Manasseh.
The youths are in search of an order of the courtroom restraining the DSS and different respondents within the fits from violating their basic rights to freedom of faith and freedom of expression and the press as assured beneath Sections 35, 38, 39, and 42 of the 1999 Constitution.
They additionally need the courtroom to guard their proper to freedom from discrimination and private liberty assured beneath Articles 1, 2, 6, 8 and 9 of the African Charter on Human and People’s Rights (Ratification and Enforcement) Act (CAP. A9), Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004.
The candidates urged the courtroom to order their quick and unconditional launch from the DSS custody.
But days after the lawsuit was filed on the Federal High Court in Abuja, the case is but to be assigned to a Judge.
“The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court has failed to assign the lawsuit filed by the #BuhariMustGo activists arrested by Dunamis Church and DSS. The DSS as well still refuses to grant the activists access to their lawyers and families,” a supply instructed SaharaReporters.
Meanwhile, Pastor Enenche has employed some faux Christian youths to denounce the detained protesters and assault human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore.
The youths addressed a press assertion through which they accused different church buildings of not supporting the arrest and unlawful detentiom of the 5 activists by the DSS, with the help of Dunamis Church.