Police Kill IMN Member As They Protest Govt Negligence On Health Of Detained Leader In Kad

At least one member of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria has been shot dead by police when they attacked a peaceful protest by members calling for the need for serious medical attention by the detained leader of the Movement Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. Members of the Movement of were on a peaceful protest along Kano road by Ahmadu Bello Way when police clamped down on them without any warning shooting with life bullets and firing teargas randomly. Police were seen by members of the public aiming and shooting at unarmed protesters…

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Police Open Fire On Peaceful Free Zakzaky Protesters In Kaduna, Zaria

Police in Kaduna State this evening opened fire on peaceful protesters calling for freedom of Sheikh Zakzaky whose health situation worsened in illegal detention in the last few days. Members and sympathizers have taken to the streets in several towns and cities to demand for the release of the ailing Sheikh since the news filtered out that the Sheikh’s health situation has nosedived for the worst. In a procession that thousands came out to fill the popular Ahmadu Bello Way in Kaduna to demand for the immediate release of the…

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An Urgent Call To Action Over Sheikh Zakzaky’s Health Situation

A call has been issued globally for action alert on Sheikh Zakzaky’s deteriorating health situation while in illegal detention. Campaign for Zakzaky’s immediate release for medical treatment. The Sheikh has suffered a suspected stroke, Background Sheikh Ibrahim el-Zakzaky, his wife Mallima Zeenah Ibrahim and hundred of members of the Islamic Movement have been illegally detained in Nigeria for more than two years since the Zaria massacres in December 2015 (details of this can be found on IHRC’s submission to the ICC here). Both the Sheikh and his wife are still…

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