Sheikh Zakzaky: Government Desperately Beats About The Bush, Seeks Face-saving Strategy

Faced with a growing resolve of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria to maintain the tempo in the campaign to free Sheikh Zakzaky, and the way so many people and groups are coming out to show support for the struggle, the Federal government has lately being beating about the bush in looking for a face saving strategy to address the issue. In January this year, when the campaign escalated to free the ailing Sheikh in Abuja, they were forced to parade him before the media for the first time…

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We ‘ll continue our struggles to free Zakzaky — Ibrahim Musa

The President of the Media Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim Musa, in an interview with the Blueprint Newspaper, has affirmed the strong resolve of the Movement to continue the campaign to free Sheikh Zakzaky. Full text of the interview follows: Last Monday, there was stampede in Abuja when police dispersed members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as the Shiite Islamic sect, from protesting at the Unity Fountain. During the clash, tear gas and bullets were freely fired and in the end, 115 people…

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