Sheikh Zakzaky: It’s Futile “Banning” The Islamic Movement (Video)

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky had correctly read the evil machinations of the government years back when he disclosed that they have been plotting to proscribe the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. He, however, said it will be futile exercise because the Islamic Movement is not a formal organization with administrative structures that could be dismantled easily. He said it is a faith-based mass movement and how can they stop us from practicing our beliefs such as prayers? The Sheikh explained that we often refer…

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Ozekhome, Falana: Shii’te Proscription Illegal, Immoral

Leading rights activists Chief Mike Ozekhome and Femi Falana, both Senior Advocates of Nigeria, on Saturday described the proscription of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) as illegal and immoral. Senior Advocates, Mike Ozekhome While Ozekhome said the proscription was “discriminatory”, Falana, who represents IMN leader Ibrahim el-Zakzaky, urged the Federal Government to withdraw the order. Ozekhome said: “The proscription by the government of the Shiites religious group is highly discriminatory, unconstitutional, as was the case of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB). “What group could be more terrorist than…

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Proscription Of Shiites’ Group Unconstitutional, Discriminatory  – Ozekhome

Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Mike Ozekhome, on Saturday faulted the Friday’s order of the Federal High Court in Abuja proscribing the Islamic Movement in Nigeria popularly known as Shiites. Ozekhome in a statement sent to our correspondent said the court’s ruling which also declared the Shiite movement as a terrorist group was unconstitutional on the grounds that a religious group could not be banned. He added that the proscription was discriminatory, under an Administration which he said had refused to take such step against killer herdsmen that had been…

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Nigerians React To The “Joke” Declaring Islamic Movt As Terrorist Group

Nigerians took to the social media to profoundly condemn the move by the Buhari government to declare the Islamic Movement in Nigeria as a terrorist group, with some describing it as a huge joke. A lot of Nigerians saw it as fallacious that a Movement with no tract records of terrorist attacks would be designated as one while certain groups with deadly historical antecedent resulting in the death of thousands of citizens would not only be so designated, but protected and promoted by the Buhari government. Others believe that this…

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FGN To Declare Islamic Movt Terrorist Group Using Court pronouncement

The Federal Government of Nigeria has gone through the back door in its desperate attempt at designating, falsely, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria as a terrorist group, using the court. A report in Punch newspaper today stated that the Federal Government has obtained a court order to proscribe the Movement. By this, they think they have completed what they have been trying to do all the years, and what the guns or genocide could not do. It is now clear why they desperately tried to induce violence, including sacrificing their…

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