“You are most certainly peaceful people” – Human Rights Commission tells IMN

“Undoubtedly, you are most certainly a peaceful people.” This was the testimony of Mrs Orti Ovrawa, the acting Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) who came to receive and address the mammoth crowd from the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) that turned up at the Commission yesterday to protest on the occasion of the second year since the Zaria massacre. Mrs Ovrawa is impressed with the orderly and peaceful nature the members of the Movement have been conducting their affairs in the pursuit of justice in the matter.…

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Sights and Sounds of the Second Year Commemoration of the Zaria Massacre in Abuja

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, commemorated the second year since the horrendous attack in Zaria that resulted in the brutal massacre of over a thousand innocent people by the Nigerian army in a little over 36 hours. The commemoration held in Abuja between the 12th and 14th December, 2017 and involved peaceful #FreeZakzaky processions over the three days, letter writings to the National Assembly and the National Human Rights Commission, engagement with the media, activists and the general public. Other activities peacefully conducted include advocacy visits to Embassies of foreign…

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