Governor Kayode Fayemi has reacted to the directive of the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to release the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and the convener of the RevolutionNow movement, Omoyele Sowore from detention.
Fayemi his reaction stated that President Muhammadu Buhari has shown that he is an apostle of the rule of law.
The reaction was revealed in a statement released by the Ekiti State governor through his Chief Press Secretary, Yinka Oyebode.
He stated that the decision of the President which came on the Christmas Eve is a good Christmas gift for Sowore and Dasuki families and associates as well as a soothing balm for the country.
“Again, the President has demonstrated that he is the father of the nation through his intervention that led to the release from detention of the two prominent citizens.”
“The President, by this intervention, has reinforced the fact that nobody is deemed guilty of an offence until pronounced guilty by a court of competent jurisdiction.”
“This is good for the country. We congratulate Col. Dasuki and Sowore and salute the President for the fatherly gesture”.