08 January 2021 by Victoria Abah
The bail application filed by Mr. Omoyele Sowore and four others has suffered a temporary setback following the failure of the Nigeria Police Force to produce the Defendants in Court.
In an interview with Journalists at the Chief Magistrate Court in Wuse Zone 2, Abuja, Counsel to the Defendants, Mr. Marshal Abubakar said the Police claimed to have handed the case file to the Director of Public Prosecution for further action .
Mr. Sowore and the other defendants are standing trial for alleged criminal conspiracy, unlawful assembly and inciting public disturbance.
Chief Magistrate Mabel Segun-Bello was expected to rule on the bail application filed by the Defendants.