Hyelhira Altine Daniel,

The Identity of the police officer who shot Omoyele Sowore Monday morning at the Unity Fountain, Abuja, has been revealed.

Mr Sowore who confirmed being shot in a tweet identified the officer who shot him as ACP Atine.

“Just been shit by a police officer, ACP Atine at the Unity Fountain in Abuja. #RevolutionNow Let the struggle continue even if they take my life! #BuhariMustGo,” he tweeted.

TODAY POLITICS learnt that this is not the first time the officer has clashed with the activist.

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The officer, whose complete names are Hyelhira Altine Daniel, earlier this year assaulted the former presidential candidate on January 1, 2021.

At the time, he was a member of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and was a Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) then.

Below are his photographs.

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