Activist and covener of RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore has on Monday pleaded not guilty to charges against him at the Federal High Court Abuja.
Sowore, faced seven charges including treason, money laundering and “cyberstalking” for allegedly sharing false information about Buhari that insulted him and incited hated against him.
A court last week denied a request by Department of State Services (DSS) to keep Sowore in detention pending the charges, but did not release him as ordered.
Last week, another federal court in Abuja threatened the head of the DSS with jail term for contempt of court for the failure to release him. Sowore remained in detention despite the threat.
The judge, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu, adjourned the case until Friday October 4, for fresh bail application hearing.