Nigerian activist and former Presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore has sustained injuries following his arrest by security operatives.
Sowore's battered face after his arrest on Friday
A photo has emerged on social media showing the battered face of activist, Omoyele Sowore following his arrest on Friday (yesterday) by security operatives in Abuja.
A comedian, Mr Macaroni shared picture of Sowore's Injured face.
He was arrested for protesting on new year's day.
Sharing the photo, he wrote:
"The president said in his new year broadcast that he will face the challenges in the country with renewed determination.
Is this the renewed determination??
The Government wants to kick off 2021 by oppressing Nigerians.
We won’t be Silent!!! #FreeSowore #EndOppression."