The Department of State Services(DSS) on Wednesday morning has arrested Olawale Bakare and six other #Revolutionnow protesters engaging in a peaceful protest around Olaiya Area of Osogbo, Osun State capital.
The protesters led by Bakare aka ‘Mandate’ armed with placards had converged on Correspondents’ chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists located in the area and informed newsmen that wanted to address them.
While waiting outside for the leadership of the chapel to invite them in, some policemen had approached them and were discussing with the protesters.
Military officers have also arrested protesters in Abuja.
The protesters said the “Buhari Government doesn’t recognize protest in a democratic setting but it is our right”
While they were waiting, armed men of Department of State Security(DSS) pounces on the protesters and arrested seven.