Truth Be Told, No One Goes To India To Claim Asylum

This write-up is not a criticism of India or the Indian government. It’s just a quick look at the Asylum and Refugee Laws of that Asian country – necessitated by recent events. Seeking asylum in a different country is as simple as it sounds, the moment you step foot in the country where you’re planning to claim asylum you simply inform the appropriate authorities of your intention and you are automatically entitled to the protection of that country until your asylum claim is determined. It is a completely different matter…

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Nigeria And The Sheikh Zakzaky Challenge

Things seem relatively calm on the endless altercation between the Federal Government and leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh el-Zakzaky, currently. Since the exchange of fireworks that followed the cleric’s return to Nigeria alongside his wife last week, both parties have taken what seems to be a well-advised ceasefire off the series of accusations and the counter accusations that attended the cleric’s failed trip to India. The current peace the nation has from the three-year-old situation between the government and Sheikh el-Zakzaky is indeed one that is heart-warming.…

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Ghanaian Shi’ah Leader Berates Nigerian “Shi’ah Traitors” Opposed To Sheikh Zakzaky

The leader of the Ghanaian Shi’ah Community has severely criticized some who claim to be Shi’ites in Nigeria but are opposed to the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, saying that, “if the enemy is done with Sheikh El-Zakzaky, you will certainly be the next target.” His Eminence, the National Imam of the Shia Muslim Community of the Republic of Ghana, Sheikh Abubakar Ahmad Kamaludeen, is a celebrated cleric and spiritual leader, who has taught many students in Ghana and beyond. Some of these students are…

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Sheikh Zakzaky Didn’t Seek Asylum In India, Govt Attempted To Assassinate Him Says Islamic Movement In Nigeria

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has described a recent statement credited to the federal government that its leader Sheikh Zakzaky had wanted to seek asylum in India before his repatriation as part of a campaign of calumny by the government to cover its own gross misconduct in a foreign land. This was made known in a press statement issued to newsmen today by Ibrahim Musa, president Media Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. The Islamic Movement further accused the federal government of mischievously going beyond its role of supervision…

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The Botched Attempt To Assassinate Sheikh Zakzaky In Foreign Land

When Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky obtained a favourable ruling in his application for medical leave to seek medical treatment for his numerous ailments in India, little did he realize that he had inadvertently fallen for a trap that was to lead to his attempted assassination. Being a man of God, whose reliance on Allah is legendary, Allah didn’t fail him. At the thick of the heinous attacks on his residence, he had an opportunity to run away. He didn’t. His famous quote then was “only God can deliver me!” He did…

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The Rantings Are Not Loud Enough

Having failed to find Sheikh Zakzaky to be a helpless lamb for slaughter in India, the Federal Government of Nigeria has resorted to campaign of calumny, character assassination through illogical allegations that can easily be seen by everyone as rantings aimed at demonizing the revered personality. Such allegations include request for his passport, which to them was an ulterior motive of wanting to run away and seek for assylum in India or any other country. Another absurd allegation was an unruly behavior by his refusal to be treated by the…

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BREAKING: I Have No Plan Seeking Asylum, FG Lied – Sheikh Zakzaky

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, has finally voiced out after the Federal Government on Friday raised the alarm over alleged plans to seek asylum. According to THEWATCH NEWS, Sheikh Zakzaky says that he has no plans seeking asylum, that all he cares about was his health and that of his wife. The Islamic leader added that the Nigerian government sent him to a bad hospital in India to kill him. The statement by the federal government is fake, I noticed that the Doctors were…

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Sheikh Zakzaky Didn’t Refuse Treatment In India

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has debunked claims by the government of Nigeria that the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria was returned to the country from India, where he went for treatment because he refused medical care. In a statement made available to the press this noon, the President of the Media Forum of the Islamic Movement, Malam Ibrahim Musa, said the federal government had ulterior motive as it colluded with Indian security and medical officials to maltreat the Sheikh and attempted to forcibly change doctors for the…

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Sheikh Zakzaky Returning Home Following Attempts By Nigerian And Indian Security To Impose Medical Treatment

Following lack of breakthrough in the impasse that ensued in the treatment in New Delhi of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, it is now confirmed that the Sheikh is on his way back to Abuja, Nigeria. The impasse was sequel to refusal of the Sheikh to succumb to imposition of Medical treatment by the Nigerian security forces in collaboration with their Indian colleagues. In a video message sent through his office, the Sheikh said it was decided that they will be taken to the airport to be flown back to Nigeria. He…

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Breaking: Sheikh Zakzaky Is On His Way Back To Nigeria

Following lack of breakthrough in the impasse that ensued in the treatment in New Delhi of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, it is now confirmed that the Sheikh is on his way back to Abuja, Nigeria. In a video message sent through his office, the Sheikh said it was decided that they will be taken to the airport to be flown back to Nigeria. He prayed that may that be the best option in the circumstances. The Nigerian government’s interference and scuttling of the whole process rather than supervision as ordered by…

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