Omoyele Sowore popularly known as “sowore” is a popular Nigerian human rights activist, blogger and founder of the Sahara reporter journal
Omoyele Sowore is the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress party ahead of the 2023 general election.
Omoyele sowore had earlier run for the 2019 election where he lost the election to the incumbent president, President Muhammad Buhari.
Omoyele sowore his very famous for leading several protests against bad governance and injustice in the country.
He his the founder of the “Take it back movement” (TIB) and the “buhari must go” campaign.
Omoyele sowore also plays a vital role in the massive protest held at the Lekki toll gate in Nigeria in the year 2020, during the corona virus pandemic (COVID-19)
Omoyele Sowore Early Life
According to interviews omoyele Sowore revealed that he came from a polygamous family with sixteen children. At omoyele sowore young age of 12 years old he learned how to ride a motorcycle which he usually takes to the river for fishing to help feed his family before embarking on the journey to academic journey.
Omoyele Sowore Age
Omoyele sowore was born on the 16th of February 1971, that makes him 51yrs as at 2022
Omoyele Sowore Education
Omoyele Sowore disclosed that He developed the passion for the news & media affairs during the military regime in Nigeria which kept him in form of every news and latest trends and happenings in the country and that triggered him in opening a media house known as the Sahara reporter .
Omoyele Sowore wife
Omoyele sowore is legally married to A Nigerian American wife identified as Opeyemi Oluwole
According to online source, Omoyele Sowore education started at a very little age where he attended basic primary school then proceeded to Secondary school although his primary and secondary school is not revealed . Omoyele sowore later furthered his education to the university level. Omoyele Sowore attended the University of Lagos (UNILAG) where he studied Geography and Planning and obtained his Bachelor’s Degree around 1989 – 1995.
Omoyele Sowore tribe
Omoyele Sowore is from Ese-Odo, Ondo State in South West Nigeria, henceforth omoyele sowore is a yoruba man
Omoyele sowore net worth
Omoyele sowore do not only acquire fame but also add wealth to his name
although his networth is unknown but according to online source, the Sahara reporter is worth over $10million