Sheikh Zakzaky’s Case, Who Is Afraid Of The Successes Of The Legal Team?

It is quite obvious that some persons in some quarters are increasingly showing signs of discomfort with the successes achieved by the legal team of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria led by Barrister Femi Falana SAN, especially as it concerns the legal tussle involving the leader of the Movement, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky. Signs of unease with the team put up by the Movement appeared early in the government sponsored pogrom against the leader and members of the Islamic Movement, when the Islamic Movement made a smart move in assembling a…

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Netanyahu, Other Israeli Officials Declared Wanted In Spain Over Flotilla Attack

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and seven other former and current government officials are at risk of arrest if they set foot in Spain, after a Spanish judge effectively issued an arrest warrant for the group, it has been reported. According to the Latin American Herald Tribune, Spanish national court judge Jose de la Mata ordered the police and civil guard to notify him if Mr Netanyahu and the six other individuals enter the country, as their actions could see a case against them regarding the Freedom Flotilla attack of…

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Flashback: How Nigerian Army Torched Zakzaky’s Residence, Burned Alive People

By the early morning hours of Sunday 13th December, 2015 the rampaging soldiers had killed or maimed almost every person in and around the residence of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. They had also already started a fire that engulfed the vast compound, burning both the already killed as well as those who were lying down injured by the soldiers helpless. Among those burned alive was Sheikh Zakzaky’s elder sister, Fatima, who was overheard by survivors saying, “is this how you are going to roast me alive?” And without an iota of…

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Zakzaky’s Possible Bail Under Threat As Judiciary Workers Set To Shutdown Courts Nationwide

The much anticipated court appearance next week Thursday, 4th October 2018 by the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, during which the court was to deliver a ruling on a bail application that could pave the way for his freedom appears to be fading away, as judicial workers nationwide are poised for a strike action beginning tomorrow. In the absence of any last minute change of plan, judicial activities would be paralysed nationwide on Thursday as court workers have given notice to commence strike after close…

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Zakzaky’s Possible Bail Under Threat As Judiciary Workers Set To Shutdown Courts Nationwide

The much anticipated court appearance next week Thursday, 4th October 2018 by the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, during which the court was to deliver a ruling on a bail application that could pave the way for his freedom appears to be fading away, as judicial workers nationwide are poised for a strike action beginning tomorrow. In the absence of any last minute change of plan, judicial activities would be paralysed nationwide on Thursday as court workers have given notice to commence strike after close…

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Overzealous Soldiers Should Be Stopped From Attacking Us Says Islamic Movement In Nigeria

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has accused some overzealous soldiers of attacking the peaceful Ashura mourning processions it conducted in Zaria and Potiskum last week; hence it called on the federal government to stop them in the interest of peace. It will be recalled that Ashura mourning processions took place across the major cities of the world. Zaria Ashura procession in Kaduna state was first attacked by a combined team of security agent including soldiers, police and armed thugs on Thursday; 20/09/18 after the procession was concluded peacefully in the…

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Culpable Homicide Against Members Of Islamic Movt: Kaduna High Court Couldn’t Sit On Resumption From Vacation

The Kaduna state High Court, presided by Justice Hannatu Gwada could not sit today as earlier scheduled in continuation of hearing in the case of alleged culpable homicide against the remaining members of the Islamic Movement arrested since December 2015 in Zaria. The case was adjourned at the last sitting in the preceding legal year and was slated for continuation of hearing today on resumption from the court vacation for a new legal year, which incidentally also commenced today. Scores of members of the Islamic Movement arrested in Zaria since…

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Nigeria Ranked Fourth Among Countries With The Most People Being Violently Killed In The World

Nigeria has been ranked as fourth in the world with the most number of its citizens being violently killed according to a report by a US-based research center, Brookings Institute. Nigeria came only after war ravaged Syria, Afghanistan and Yemen. Even worst is the fact that among countries that are not officially at war, Nigeria comes out tops of the list, with an estimated 20,497 of its citizens being put to violent death in the last five years alone. The report cited Nigeria among some war torn nations as Syria,…

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Video Ashura: A Comparative View Of Global Event

Many people think that ashura is just Nigerian shia affairs they don’t know it is a global issues that divides Muslims into two (1) those who care and mourn for hussain and prophets family (2) those who don’t care and feel comfortable with what happened, Accra, Ghana Chicago, USA Copenhagen, Denmark Michigan, USA Zurich, Switzerland Sydney, Australia African Country London, UK Instanbul, Turkey Toronto, Canada Nigeria

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Sights And Sounds Of Ashura 2018 In Nigeria

An unprecedented number of Ashura mourners turned up for this year’s Ashura mourning processions in different parts of Nigeria, much to the dismay of enemies in and out of the Movement, who had tried in vain to thwart the occurrence and impact of the event, or limit its occurrence to only one location. We bring to you some sights and sounds of the momentous event from across the country.

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