Mammoth crowd storms Unity Fountain to demand El-Zakzaky’s release

– Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria protest against the prolonged detention of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky – Convener of the Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju demand an end to the extrajudicial killings and harassment of members of IMN members – Charly Boy called for an end to the intimidation and harassment of many Nigerians by the present administration There is tight security at the Unity Fountain following a daily sit-out by a group, Concerned Nigerians. Hundreds in the crowd usually members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) are…

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CSOs Demand Release Of El-Zakzaky

Some civil society organizations have thrown their weight behind the shites movement to demand for the release of their leader, El-Zakzaky. The organizations who gathered at the popular unity fountain for a two day sit-out say their support became necessary following constant attacks on the shite movement by men of the Nigerian armed forces A member of the shite group who spoke with AIT said they would continue to protest until their leader is released Recently the members of the shites movement were dispersed by men of the Nigerian police…

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Daily Free Zakzaky Sit out In Abuja Enters Second Day

The daily Free Zakzaky Sit Out embarked by a coalition of groups in Abuja enters the second day. Like the first day, the event was attended by hundreds of activists, groups, media outfits, diplomats and members of the Movement. Encircling a very big Nigerian flag, Green-White-Green with an emboldened inscription of #FreeZakzaky in the white part written in red, activists again delivered stimulating and inspirational speeches and slogans to the enthused audience. There were also the usual different banners and posters on display with different inscriptions. It was a great…

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President Is In Our Pocket, We Installed Him – Top Wahabi Cleric brags [Video]

A top Wahabi Cleric, Giro has again bragged that President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria, is their member, whom they installed. He was captured on video speaking at an undisclosed location to one undisclosed Chief or Emir on an unspecified date. He said, “Nigerian President knows it, he is with us. He belongs to our group.” The Cleric went on to explain how through their network of “over a million mosques” and “uncountable schools” and utilizing their local troops called ‘Yan Agaji, whom he said are ” more numerous and better…

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Daily Free Zakzaky Sit Out Gets To An Impressive Start

The daily Free Zakzaky Sit Out embarked by a coalition of groups in Abuja gets underway to an impressive start. The event witnessed the presence of hundreds of activists, groups, media outfits, diplomats and members of the Movement. Circled around a very large Nigerian flag of Green-White-Green with a very bold inscription of #FreeZakzaky in its middle in red, activist after activist took turns in giving speeches and slogans to the enthused audience. There were also different banners and posters on display with different inscriptions. It was a great sight…

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Presidential disdain for the constitution

When a Nigerian president takes the oath of office, amongst the things that he solemnly swears to do are preserving, “the Fundamental Objectives and Directive Principles of State Policy contained in the Constitution…” and doing “right to all manner of people according to law, without fear or favour, affection or ill-will” and defending the Constitution. It was in this spirit that the declaration of the current holder of the office that he belonged to everyone and that he belonged to no one was warmly received. Nearly three years later and…

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FHC Judgement: Sheikh Zakzaky, Wife Were Set Free Entirely; Not Granted Bail

For some time some people erroneously assume that what Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court Abuja granted to Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife was bail. The reality is that it was not a bail but a judgement declaring the detention of the duo as unconstitutional and therefore ordered for their release from custody. This has been contemptuously been defied with impunity. Secondly, neither the Sheikh nor the wife had been charged before any court of law for any offence ithrough out the course of their two years incaceration.…

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An Abridged List Of Some Of The Invited Observers For Free Zakzaky Daily Sit Out

This is an abridged list of some confirmed invited individuals, groups, activists and bodies for the Free Zakzaky Daily Sit Out Campaign scheduled to commence tomorrow Wednesday 17th January, 2018 at the Unity Fountain Abuja by 8:00am. You are also invited.

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An Abridged List Of Some Of The Invited Observers For Free Zakzaky Daily Sit Out

This is an abridged list of some confirmed invited individuals, groups, activists and bodies for the Free Zakzaky Daily Sit Out Campaign scheduled to commence tomorrow Wednesday 17th January, 2018 at the Unity Fountain Abuja by 8:00am. You are also invited.

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Group decries continued detention, ‘media parade’ of El-Zakzaky

OrderPaperToday – A group known as Public Interest Lawyers League (PILL) has criticized the handling of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh El-Zakzaky by state authorities. PILL in a statement signed by its President, Abdul Mahmud on Monday, drew attention to the recent parade of El-Zakzaky before the media, describing the move as a “flattening of fundamental rights.” According to the group, El-zakzaky was paraded like a “criminal” before the media, ostensibly to squash the rumors of his death in custody that made the rounds in…

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