Sheikh Zakzaky’s Unconditional Release Order: Clearing Misconceptions

As we commemorate the 2nd Anniversary of the remarkable judgment delivered on 2nd December, 2016, it is pertinent to clear some misconceptions about the historic Judgment given in favour of the oppressed Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife by the Federal High Court, Abuja presided over by Hon. Justice Gabriel O. Kolawole on 2nd December, 2016 due to the fact that most people, including journalists, public affairs commentators, writers and even some of the members of the Islamic Movement sometimes get confused about the actual orders given by the Court on…

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Kaduna Takes Turn In The Third Year Zaria Massacre Anniversary Seminar Series

There was a huge turnout yesterday in Kaduna as the third year anniversary of the Zaria massacre seminar series took place at the Fuciyyah School, Kaduna. Like the previous meetings in Yola, Jalingo and other places, the seminar has as its theme: “Prospects, Problems & Progress of the Free Zakzaky Campaign Three Years On.” It was anchored by Malam Muhammad Awwal and had in attendance the Chairman of the Free Zakzaky Campaign Committee, Sheikh Abdulrahaman Yola and many other members of the Campaign Committee including Dr. Shuaibu. Others who graced…

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Scholars for Dollars

Excesses of kings made palatable by the servility of scholars As Muslims negotiate their way through a maze of conflicting information, they should keep in mind the advice offered by Imam al-Ghazzali in his masterpiece, Ihya’ ‘Ulum al-Din, “Do not seek advice from scholars who stand as supplicants in the court of the ruler. Instead, seek out scholars at whose door the ruler stands in awe!” Three groups of people have caused immense damage to the Ummah in the history of Islam: the munafiqun, the Khawarij, and court scholars. The…

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Deji Crowned “Hero Of Freedom” In Abuja As Others Get Cards Of Recognition

Prince Adeyanju Deji was today in Abuja crowned by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria as the Hero of Freedom and Prince of Justice. Others who were honoured at the event organised by the Free Zakzaky Campaign Committee include Ms Ndi Kato, Barrister Femi Falana SAN, Prof Chidi Odinkalu and Cardinal John Onaiyekan. The colourful event was attended by rights activists, journalists and members of the Islamic Movement from far and wide across the country. Describing Adeyanju Deji in the brief citation, Dr Shuaibu said Deji is a fearless and brave…

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Islamic Movt Set To Decorate Deji, Others Tomorrow In Abuja

Arrangements have been concluded for the Award ceremony to confer on Prince Deji Adeyanju the prestigious medal of Hero of Freedom tomorrow in Abuja by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. The ceremony is organized by the Free Zakzaky Campaign Committee on behalf of the Islamic Movement and comes up in the morning at Wuse, Abuja. There would also be other presentations to notable persons who are also key contributors to the free Zakzaky Campaign in various ways such as Barrister Femi Falana SAN, Prof Chidi Odinkalu, Ms Ndi Kato among…

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Third Year Anniversary Seminar Series Of Zaria Massacre Goes To Jalingo

Jalingo was today host to the Seminar Series of the third year anniversary of the Zaria massacre. The Seminar was anchored by the representative of Jalingo center of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Malam Ishaq Muhammad Shedo. Others who graced the occasion included Malam Abdullahi Hassan from Iware Centre, who offered the opening prayers and Abdullahi Muhammad. Sheikh Usman Shehu karkaku and Sheikh Aliyu Tirmidhi were the discussants while Dr Ibrahim Sulaiman served as the moderator. Questions and suggestions were also entertained. The program ended successfully.

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Sheikh Zakzaky Challenges Nigerian Govt To A Contest On A Fair Level Playing Ground

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria has again thrown a huge challenge to the government and their security agencies to drop guns and come to a fair level playing ground of use of sanity and intellect. He said “our own weapons are sanity and the intellect while yours are madness and use of brute Force and the gun.” According to Sheikh Zakzaky, “let us come to the same playing ground of sanity and use of intellect, where “they write, we write, they talk we talk, and we allow…

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Zaria Massacre 3rd Year Anniversary: Islamic Movement Kick Starts Regional Review Seminars

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria today kick started regional seminar series in Yola in commemoration of the third anniversary of the December 2015 Zaria massacre by the Nigerian government. The Seminar has as its theme: “Prospects, Problems & Progress of the Free Zakzaky Campaign Three Years On”. Organized by the Free Zakzaky Campaign Committee, the Seminar drew Speakers and participants from Yola and environs including zonal representatives of the Campaign Committee and other members of the Movement. The Seminar appraised the campaign to free Sheikh Zakzaky and the gains and…

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A Huge Free Zakzaky Protest Holds In The Heart Of Zaria

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria today came out to show they are very much alive in Kaduna state with a very huge Free Zakzaky procession, which occurred in the very heart of Zaria this afternoon. This is contrary to what Governor Elrufai said recently that he had banished them to Abuja for their protests. Similarly, a momentous Free Zakzaky procession was held yesterday in Kaduna to buttress a very strong presence in the state.

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