Nigerian activist, Omoyele Sowere has been reportedly shot by a female police officer.
The founder of Sahara Reporters, was reportedly shot by a female police officer in Abuja at the Unity Fountain in Abuja.
He sustained gunshots injuries and has been rushed to hospital for medical treatment.
The development was confirmed by a right lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, who wrote on Twitter that “the criminal officer is said to be an ACP. I watched Sowore being shot live on Facebook.
“This is what Nigeria has been turned into under Buhari. They’ve declared war on the Civic Space.