“We Defeated Them With The Truth In Their Courts” – Sheikh Zakzaky

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky has described truth as “our greatest weapon,” with which we use to defeat the authorities in their own courts. As if he was giving a prophesy, Sheikh Zakzaky further explained, “using their own laws in their own system, we took them to their own courts and the court gave judgement that what they did was very wrong, yet they defy because they are not after the rule of law.” View the audio clip: According to the Sheikh, “our greatest…

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Abuja Magistrate Court Dismisses Case Against Members Of The Movement

An Abuja magistrate court sitting in Wuse Zone 6 in the Federal Capital Abuja, yesterday dismissed the case brought before it against 19 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria arrested in Abuja early last month while peacefully conducting a free Zakzaky procession. The people were arrested and charged with unlawful assembly, rioting, and criminal conspiracy among other charges. They were all however earlier granted bail at the first sitting last month, after they all pleaded not guilty to the charges. On resumption of hearing however, all the accused persons…

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