Video: Chief Imam Of National Mosque Spills The Beans About Saudi-Aided Nigerian Govt War Against Shi’ites

The Chief Imam of the National mosque in Abuja, Professor Ibrahim Ahmed Maqari has divulged, for the first time, that the Saudi Arabian government has a pact with the Nigerian counterpart being led by Muhammadu Buhari to wage a war against Shi’ah and Sufi Islam. This is in agreement with a similar disclosure last year April, when the Saudi Crown Prince told the American Times magazine that they were responsible for the Nigerian government’s attack on the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and the continued detention of its leader, Sheikh Ibrahim…

Advertisements
Read More

Falana Reacts To DSS: They Ought To Have Put The Record Straight In Proper Context

The renown Human Rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, who is also the solicitor to two of the high profile detainees being held by the DSS in contempt of several court orders has reacted swiftly to the statement issued by the secret service that the detainees preferred to be with them. In a statement, Falana (SAN) said the DSS ought to have put their records straight and in context, pointing out that the Secret Service had issued three contradictory reasons for refusing to comply with court orders to release…

Read More

Sheikh Zakzaky’s Illegal Detention: DSS statement is Reckless, Misleading – Islamic Movt

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has reacted angrily to a statement credited to the Department of State Security (DSS) that its leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, is being detained based on his choice, describing the DSS statement as both reckless and misleading. In a press statement made available to the press this afternoon, the President of the Media Forum of the Islamic Movement, Malam Ibrahim Musa, described the DSS position as an act of mischief and deliberate blackmail. Read below the full text of the press statement by the Islamic Movement:…

Read More

Buhari Booed, Jeered In London As He Ran Into “OccupyBuhari” Protests

The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari was yesterday booed and jeered as he ran into the earlier scheduled “OccupyBuhari” protest that was ongoing in front of the Nigeria House in London, where he had gone for a private visit. The protest was earlier called by a coalition of groups including the Free Zakzaky Campaign Committee, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, the Islamic Human Rights Commission of London and the Islamic Initiative for Human Rights Protection. Other groups that jointly organized the protest include Concerned Citizens, Afenifere UK, IPOB and the Free…

Read More

Additional Worshipper Killed By Police In Kaduna As He Marks Maulid

This evening, an additional worshipper, Aliyu Nasir, has been shot dead by Nigerian police in Kaduna while marking the Maulud in commemoration of the birthday of the Holy Prophet (S). This brings to at least two, the number of people killed today in Kaduna state while celebrating the Maulud. Earlier today, police had killed Muhammad Salisu in Zaria in similar circumstances.

Read More

UPDATE: One Killed In Zaria Following Police Attack On Maulid

Reports reaching us indicate that one of the four casualties recorded earlier when police opened fire on worshippers marking the Maulud in Zaria, Muhammad Salisu has died. He was killed by police bullet that pierced the center of his heart when they indiscriminately shot into the crowd with an aim to kill.

Read More

UPDATE: One Killed In Zaria Following Police Attack On Maulid

Reports reaching us indicate that one of the four casualties recorded earlier when police opened fire on worshippers marking the Maulud in Zaria, Muhammad Salisu has died. He was killed by police bullet that pierced the center of his heart when they indiscriminately shot into the crowd with an aim to kill.

Read More

Casualties Recorded In Zaria As Police Open Fire On Maulud Anniversary

At least four worshippers were shot and variously injured this morning as a contingent of the Nigerian Police in Zaria indiscriminately opened fire at worshippers celebrating the Annual Maulud event marking the birthday of the Prophet (S). The police, who arrived as the closing prayers were being offered, opened fire at pointblank range without warning and hurriedly ran into their vehicles and left the scene. A very colourful Maulud procession that preceded that had ended peacefully without an incident.

Read More

Islamic Movement Scores Twin Victories In Court Yet Again

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has again secured two favourable landmark judgements in Jos, the Plateau state capital within one week against various governmental agencies. In the latest judgement delivered today 13th November, the High Court in Jos ruled that the arrest and subsequent detention of two members of the Islamic Movement resident in Jos, Idris Muhammad and Awwal Hussein, by officers of the Nigerian Army contravenes their fundamental rights and the right to free association. The court awarded the duo the sum of one million Naira as general damages.…

Read More

Coalition Of Groups Plan Occupy Buhari Protest In London To Press For Free Zakzaky, Sowore, Others

A massive street protest has been organized in London on Thursday 14th of November 2019 at the Abuja House, 2 Campden Hill, where the Nigerian President is currently enjoying a private vacation. The protest, tagged Occupy Buhari, is endorsed by a coalition of groups including Concerned Nigerians in the UK, Take it Back Movement UK, Global Coalition for Security And Democracy in Nigeria and the Afenifere UK. Other groups in the coalition include #FreeSoworeNow, Islamic Human Rights Commission, and the Indigenous People of Biafra. Other groups that have indicated support…

Read More