OKEKUNLE SUNDAY, IBADAN
During the maiden edition of the protest on August 5, 2019, Olawale Bakare was arrested by the DSS and kept in unlawful detention until December when he was released on bail.
He is standing trial alongside renowned rights crusader, Omoyele Sowore, for pushing Nigerians to demand improved welfare, security among others from the Buhari government.
Bakare, Nigerian activist, widely known as Mandate, released by the Department of State Services.
Bakare was arrested in Osogbo, Osun State, on Wednesday for participating in the RevolutionNow protest that saw dozens of citizens taking to the streets in different parts of the country to demand better governance from the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.