Edochie’s ignominious role in Fatal Arrogance indefensible

Our attention has been drawn to a-12-minute video clip by the Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie on his Facebook page, as he laboured to explain his role in the Nigerian army sponsored film, “Fatal Arrogance.” We find his explanations inexplicable, his reasons flawed and his excuses unimpressive, irrational, and at best absurd. Firstly, any serious artist worth the name must, first of all, undertake some kind of serious research to get the facts of any script brought to him right. This must be done through intense reading of the literature and…

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Press Statement: Police kill 2 shiites, Elrufai must be called to order

Heavily armed policemen today opened fire in Zaria and Kaduna on religious mourners soon after completing this year’s Ashura processions (A religious rite held by Shiites globally on the 10th of Muharram Islamic calendar). As a consequence of these unprovoked attacks, two people in Kaduna lost their lives while many others were injured in both Kaduna and Zaria. Undoubtedly, these Policemen taking direct orders of Kaduna state Governor, who also was responsible for similar attack in Kaduna only a week earlier, that also resulted in the death of two people…

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Policemen Caught On Video Burning Own Vehicle To Frame Up Members Of The Islamic Movement; IGP petitioned, IMN calls for probe

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has called on the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) to urgently investigate the setting on fire of police operational vehicle on Saturday (22/08/2020) in Kaduna when a detachment from the Kaduna police command attacked a group of mourners without provocation and was seen setting their vehicle on fire. This was contained in a petition written to the IGP, Mohammed Adamu, and signed by the President of the Movement’s Media Forum, Ibrahim Musa, calling on him to set up an investigation panel as a matter of urgency…

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Three Killed As Bitter Elrufa’i Unleash Fury On Shiites In Kaduna

At least 3 members of the Islamic Movement were today, Saturday evening, at Hayin Bello neighborhood violently killed by a team of policemen sent by the embittered governor, elRufai during their solemn Ashura session. This was made known to journalists by the President Media Forum of the Islamic Movement, Malam Ibrahim Musa, in a press statement. Malam Ibrahim Musa said a police vehicle that brought the assailants fell into the gutter and went up in flames as they tried to disappear from the scene, thereby torching a nearby house. Reflection-online…

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SHEIKH ZAKZAKY: A PRISONER OF CONSCIENCE THAT MUST FOREMOSTLY BE RELEASED

Since the outbreak of this Coronavirus pandemic, many countries all over the world have been releasing prison inmates in their thousands ostensibly to decongest them, but also as a way of releasing the innocent ones among them who were unjustly detained. By so doing, the nation receives succor from the Creator of the world because of the magnanimity. It is in this same vein that the Nigerian government is expected to release the foremost prisoner of faith in the country and the Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh…

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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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