‘The order of court has expired. It has not been renewed and cannot be renewed in view of the motion ex-parte earlier withdrawn. The liberty of all Nigerians high or low, poor or rich is guaranteed by the constitution. It’s for this end that I’m of the view that the defendant ought to be released forthwith’, Taiwo said in the ruling.

Penpushing further reports that, the court took the decision after being informed that Sowore’s investigation had been concluded, just as the court also ordered that, Sowore, the Publisher of Sahara Reporters must deposit his international passport within 48 hours after his release.

The court also ordered that his(Sowore) lawyer, Femi Falana, should be responsible for producing him in court once he has been notified of the charge against him.


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