Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has arrived the Federal High Court, Abuja, in solidarity with human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore, who is standing trial for cyberstalking.
He arrived Court 7 at 8:40am to witness the proceeding before Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu.
Some of the supporters of the activist are also in court.
Today in Court: Nobel laureate winner, Professor Wole Soyinka arrives court in show of solidarity for @YeleSowore.#SoworevsFG #FreeSoworeNOW— Sahara Reporters (@SaharaReporters) February 12, 2020
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The atmosphere in the court premises is peaceful as there is no presence of Department of State Services operatives.
The trial will commence any moment from now.