A senior Nigerian lawyer, Mike Ozhekhome, has told the Federal Government to discontinue Sowore’s case.
According to him, the Attorney General of the Federation, should under section 174 of the constitution discontinue the case against the convener of the RevolutionNow.
Adding that the Attorney General can use his power at this point to discontinue the case.
In his statement he said “My advice to the government is that they should honourably discontinue this case forthwith.
“The Attorney-General of the Federation under Section 174 of the constitution can l, take up, charge and terminate any criminal proceedings against any person.
“He can use his powers at this point to discontinue the case and allow Sowore to go home. It is good that the court-ordered Sowore to be released forthwith to his lawyer.
“This is how it should be so that whenever the government is desirous of arraigning Sowore, it can go ahead and arraign him”.