Presidential candidate of the African Action Congress in the February 2019 presidential election, Mr. Omowole Sowore, has been arrested by the operatives of the Department of State Services.
His publishing outfit, Sahara Reporters, broke the news.
According the Online medium, DSS operatives arrested Sowore in the early hours of Saturday at about 1.25 a.m.
It added that Sowore was picked up at his apartment in the early hours of Saturday.
Sowore posted a distress tweet at exactly 1:25 am with an eyewitness confirming that his phone was forcefully taken from him.