Security, Safety of Sheikh Zakzaky, Wife Must Be Guaranteed – Islamic Movt Demands From FG

Credible reports emanating from the Kaduna Correctional Center, where the government is wrongly detaining Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife has reached the Islamic Movement in Nigeria of a turmoil leading to the opening of fire and blocking of all access roads to the Center. We are rightly concerned about these developments and we strongly call on all relevant authorities to ensure that the security and safety of the Sheikh and his wife are guaranteed. We would hold the federal government responsible for any harm to them. It is the responsibility…

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Elrufai’s Warped Talk On Sheikh Zakzaky can’t Distract From imminent Course Of Justice

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria have told President Muhammadu Buhari and Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to watch their backs as the day of reckoning was nearer than they ever thought. This was disclosed in a statement released by the President of the Media Forum of the Movement, Malam Ibrahim Musa, while responding to comments credited to the Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-rufai, that so long as he remains governor, Sheikh Zakzaky would not be free. The statement further said that rather than the Kaduna State governor to…

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Sheikh Zakzaky’s Fate Not In The Hands Of El-Rufai -IMN Tell AGF

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has reacted angrily to the comments credited to the Federal Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami SAN, that Sheikh Zakzaky could not be freed along with the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki and activist Sowere because, he, Sheikh Zakzaky was being held by Kaduna state and not the federal government. In a swift reaction however, the President of the Media Forum of the Islamic Movement, Malam Ibrahim Musa in a statement, accused the AGF of being economical with the truth in…

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Buhari’s Government, Not Sheikh Zakzaky Deserves Criminal Trial

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has reacted angrily at a statement credited to Nigeria’s Information Minister, Mr. Lai Mohammed in response to the inclusion of Nigeria in the US Watch List of countries that engage in or tolerate severe forms of violations of religious freedom. Mr. Lai was quoted as saying that the detained leader of the Islamic Movement is being held for criminal offences and not for religious reasons. But in a swift reaction to the Minister’s comments, the President of the Media Forum of the Islamic Movement, Malam…

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Zaria Genocide Memorial: It is Four Years Of Continuing Brutality And More Heinous Crimes By The Buhari Regime

The days between 12-14th December 2019 marks the fourth anniversary of the Zaria Massacre. On days like those Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and thousands of his followers faced the most brutal crackdown ever, spearheaded by the Nigerian Army, at the behest of the Buhari-led Nigerian regime and its foreign backers. In those forty-eight hours of that eventful weekend, over a thousand unarmed Nigerian citizens were extrajudicially gunned down in cold blood and many hundred others were arrested. It was in those two cruel…

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We Are Vehemently Opposed To Subjecting Sheikh Zakzaky To Further Hardships In Whatever Guise

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria condemns the wicked antics adopted today in court by the Kaduna state government through their prosecuting counsels aimed at humiliating our leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, and subjecting him to further hardships. These mischievous moves by the Elrufai government were equally meant to ridicule the formidable legal team of the Sheikh, who had consistently defeated the government’s team in all cases thus far, including securing a landmark favourable judgement ordering the immediate release of the ailing Sheikh and his wife, both of whom the government is…

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Buhari-led Government Remains In Contempt Of The Historic Judgement Ordering The Release Of Sheikh Zakzaky Three Years After – Islamic Movement in Nigeria

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has decried the continued illegal detention of its leader Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife despite a valid federal high court order for his release exactly three years ago. This is contained in a press statement released to pressmen today by the head of the Media Forum of the Islamic Movement, Ibrahim Musa. The press statement echoed what the presiding judge uttered while delivering the judgement, that he fears what will follow a refusal to obey his court’s order. “The judge had warned the government…

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Sheikh Zakzaky’s Illegal Detention: DSS statement is Reckless, Misleading – Islamic Movt

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has reacted angrily to a statement credited to the Department of State Security (DSS) that its leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, is being detained based on his choice, describing the DSS statement as both reckless and misleading. In a press statement made available to the press this afternoon, the President of the Media Forum of the Islamic Movement, Malam Ibrahim Musa, described the DSS position as an act of mischief and deliberate blackmail. Read below the full text of the press statement by the Islamic Movement:…

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Islamic Movt Raises Alarm: Govt Plans False Flag Operation To Smear Us

Islamic Movement in Nigeria has raised fresh alarm that security agents have concluded plots to carry out series of false flag attacks in order to smear the Movement. This was made public by the President, Media Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Malam Ibrahim Musa, in a press statement. Malam Ibrahim said, “We want the world to however note that our event tomorrow is a peaceful solemn mourning procession that would not harm anybody and it is a religious duty to us.” Read below the full text of the…

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We condemn fresh Police clampdown order on Islamic Movement

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) has issued a nationwide order to all State Police Commands and Zonal Headquarters dated August 30, 2019 for the immediate arrest of members and leaders of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and the demolition of their structures across the states. The IGP based this curtailing of our religious rights on alleged violent protests on July 22 that led to the death of Deputy Commissioner of Police, Umar Usman and a youth corps member, Precious Owolabi and on the assertion that the Islamic Movement has…

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