Islamic Movement rejects ‘violent’ tag

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky says there were some renewed efforts by the government and its agencies to label it as “violent and terrorist”. A statement by the movement’s head of media forum, Ibrahim Musa on Sunday, said by this design, the Free Zakzaky campaign now gaining momentum and indeed the movement will be done away with finality. “This is a multi-faceted scheme with involvement of agents at various levels and layers,” he said. “The bait here is to initiate some very alarming…

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We reject the renewed bid to stigmatise the Islamic Movement as Violent

There appears to be some renewed efforts by the government and its agents and agencies to indelibly label the Movement as “violent and terrorist” as a means of “finally nailing the coffin once and for all.” By this evil design, the free Zakzaky campaign now gaining momentum and indeed the Movement, will be done away with finality. This is a multi-faceted scheme with involvement of agents at various levels and layers. Recently, the Federal Attorney General, Mr. Abubakar Malami SAN, gave an indication that proved that some sinister motives were…

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Group Seeks Delisting Of APC Over Continuing Persecution Of Islamic Movement Members, Others

The ruling party, All Peoples Congress (APC) has been accused by a group of nurturing and pursuing a hidden dangerous “religious agenda” by a group and has threatened to make a case at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) with proofs for delisting the party. The group, Students For Zakzaky, wrote to the National Executive of the party of President Muhammad Buhari, to either obey the court order and release the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky or face the possibility of deregistration as a political…

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Sheikh Zakzaky: An exemplary Muslim Who stood for humanity, Truth and Justice

Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky adopted the motto of enjoining the good and forbidding of the evil among members of the society, his call is encompassing and open to all those who believe in humanity and justice, regardless of sectarianism and regionalism. He shunned against corrupt customs, traditions and ungodly way of life, asserting that “human beings are either brothers in faith or brothers in humanity”. He preached that men and women are created for the sole purpose of worship; all that makes one honorable in the sight of God is individual’s…

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