Vindicated: Kaduna High Court Frees 100 Islamic Movt Members Charged With Culpable Homicide

Today, Tuesday, 31/07/18 the Kaduna State High Court again delivered a favourable judgement in the “no case submission” filed by the defense lawyers on the case brought against nearly 100 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, that were arrested at various locations in Zaria in December 2015 following a brutal clampdown on the Islamic Movement. They have all been discharged and acquitted. This was made known in a Press Statement signed by the President Media Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim Musa and distributed to pressmen today.…

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Court Rules Today On “No Case Submission” On Those Standing Trial Since Zaria Massacre

The Kaduna state High court will today Tuesday 31st July, 2015 rule on the “No Case Submission” entered by the defense lawyers in the case against about 100 members of the Islamic Movement facing charges of culpable homicide since the brutal December 2015 Zaria massacre. No case submission was entered by the defense after a very long and tortuous trial spanning almost two years, in which the prosecutors, in the eyes of the defense, failed to establish a case against the defendants. It remains to be seen what the court…

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