The Department of State Services (DSS) has denied reports that it has refused to obey an order of court demanding the release of Activist, Omoyele Sowore.
Speaking in a telephone conversation with Channels Television, the agency’s Public Relations Officer, Peter Afunanya said counsel to Sowore is yet to perfect the conditions for his release.
Afunanya added that the service remains a law-abiding agency and committed to the rule of law.
Femi Falana (SAN) who is the lawyer to Mr Sowore had On Wednesday, said that despite fulfilling the bail conditions of his client since morning, the Department of State Services (DSS) was yet to release him.
In a telephone conversation with Channels Television, Mr Falana explained that no reason has been given by the agency for its failure to comply with the court order delivered on Tuesday, September 24, 2019.
Justice Taiwo Taiwo had ordered the release of Mr Sowore who is also the publisher of Sahara Reporters.