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A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday struck out the treasonable felony charges against the 2023 African Action Congress presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, and Olawale Bakare.

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The Federal Government had last week discontinued the treasonable case against Sowore, who is also the Publisher of Sahara Reporters.

Justice Emeka Nwite, in a ruling after counsel for the AGF, A.R. Tahir, withdrew the charge, struck out the matter.

Justice Nwite also ordered the State Security Service, SSS, to immediately release three phones and the sum of N10, 000 seized from Sowore during his arrest.

The judge also ordered the SSS to release a phone belonging to Bakare and the sum of N1, 500 confiscated from him during his arrest.

Justice Nwite equally ordered that Sowore’s international passport be released.

The orders followed an application by lawyer to Sowore and Bakare, Femi Falana, SAN.

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