El Zakzaky: We are not placated – IMN

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sunday said it was not placated by the appearance of its detained leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakzaky before select journalists in Abuja on Saturday, adding that anything short of his total freedom in line with court ruling is unacceptable to them. El-Zakzaky Following rumours that the Shiite leader who has been in detention for over two year had died in custody, the Department of State Services, DSS granted à rare access to some select journalists for one minute twenty seconds as a proof that he…

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The injustice against el-Zakzaky – and the Shiites

Assume that on Saturday, December 12, 2015 the Shiites preparing for a programme at their centre in Zaria did indeed confront the military. Assume that they indeed blocked the road at the Chief of Army Staff and heckled the senior army officers in that motorcade. This was said to be the trigger that set the soldiers amok, returning almost immediately, armed to the teeth, to exterminate everybody in that premises. What then was the reason for the Army’s action overnight on Sunday, December 13. Unsatisfied about the scores of defenceless…

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We’re not placated by Sheikh Zakzaky’s video clip – Islamic movement

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria said the video clip of its illegally incarcerated ailing leader Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky failed short of its expectations of his unconditional release from custody as ordered by a Federal High Court Abuja. “This limited view and voice of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, speaking live in the short video clip in the over two years of his illegal detention may seem very pleasant but falls very short of expectations of his total and unconditional freedom as ordered by the Federal High Court Abuja,” president of the movement’s…

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After The Contemptuous Media Parade The Federal Government Must Release The Elzakzakys – Falana (SAN), Lead Counsel To Sheikh Zakzaky

Last week, it was widely rumoured in the social media that Sheik Ibraheem Elzakzaky had died in the illegal custody of the State Security Service . Although I was compelled to dismiss the dangerous rumour via a public statement I requested the federal government to release the Shiite leader and his wife for urgent medical attention. Instead of acceding to my request the State Security Service misinformed Sheik Elxakzaky and his wife of the readiness of the Federal government to release them after a media parade to assure the Shia…

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PRESS STATEMENT: We Are Not Placated By Sheikh Zakzaky’s Video Clip

Sheikh El-Zakzaky was “allowed” to speak to a select section of the Press on Saturday 13th January, 2018 for the first time since his illegal detention. That followed recent wave of incessant but peaceful street actions calling for his immediate and unconditional release all over the country as well as globally following reports of his deteriorating health condition in detention. This limited view and voice of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, speaking live in the short video clip in the over two years of his illegal detention may seem very pleasant but…

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Fundamental Rights Enforcement: Case Against KDSG, El-Rufai, Comm of Police, Four Others Comes Up Tomorrow

The case instituted by members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria seeking for the enforcement of the fundamental rights of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria against the Kaduna State government, Kaduna state governor El-Rufai, the Kaduna state Police Commissioner and four others at the Federal High Court, Kaduna comes for hearing tomorrow, January 15, 2018. It will be recalled that the Islamic Movement dragged the Kaduna state government to court over the incessant frequent attacks on the religious minority group anytime they come out to engage in its…

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