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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Two Killed As Elrufai Vents Anger On Kaduna Shiites Performing Ashura Mourning Session

Reports reaching us indicate that Governor Nasiru Elrufai, fresh from the pains of being de-invited to the annual conference of the NBA and the support of that by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, has sent a combined forces of armed men and thugs to violently attack members of the Movement who were conducting the Ashura mourning session in Kaduna. At least two members of the Islamic Movement were killed by the rampaging forces. Below are some of the victims of the police brutality. Viewers discretion adviced. Details shortly…

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Islamic Movt Commends NBA For Withdrawing El-Rufai’s Invitation

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has commended the National Executive Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association for withdrawing its invitation to Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State to speak at the association’s annual general conference coming up later this month. This was contained in a letter written to the Bar Association and signed by the President of the Movement’s Media Forum, Ibrahim Musa yesterday evening. NBA had withdrawn its invitation to the governor to speak at its annual conference following an avalanche of criticisms, protests and even threats of boycott…

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Ashura Mourning Sessions Commence Across The Country

Hundreds of thousands of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, today joined the rest of the Islamic World to mark the Annual Ashura Mourning with solemn sessions held across most of the towns and villages. The Ashura mourning is usually carried out at the start of the Islamic calendar year from the first day of the first month, Al-muharram, to commemorate the brutal murder of Imam Hussein (AS), the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (SAWA) at Karbala. Below is a cross-section of pictures on the first day:

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NBA Confab: No Room For Mass Murderer, Who Disregards Rule Of Law

The Nigerian Bar Association has withdrawn its invitation to Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State to speak at the association’s annual general conference. The association took the decision at its just concluded National Executive Committee meeting. Prominent lawyers had severely criticized El-rufai’s inclusion as a speaker in the conference, which is scheduled to commence on 26th August, 2020. While many called on the NBA to un-invite El Rufai from the NBA National Conference, others withdrew their participation. It was clear that El-Rufai’s participation is going to mar and take the…

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“I’m detribalized” – Sheikh Zakzaky declares

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria described himself  as “detribalized.” Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky made this declaration in a speech on 20th August, 2012. Speaking against the irrationality of fighting on behalf of the tribe one finds himself, the revered Sheikh said, “I hate the term tribal.” “No one has chosen to belong to any tribe. He only found himself belonging to the tribe and so there is no reason one should fight on the basis of tribe,” the Sheikh stated. Sheikh Zakzaky then declared, “I am detribalized.” Evidently,…

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Gambari Gets Rewarded As Buhari CoS For Role In Muddying Zaria Massacre Storyline

Prof Ibrahim Gambari gets his reward as the new Chief of Staff to President Gen Buhari for his blind loyalties even against his calling and conscience, for his role as a member in the charade that was the Judicial Commission of Inquiry (JCI) instituted to muddy the storyline of the heinous Zaria genocide of December 2015. He has been carefully chosen to replace the late Abba Kyari, who was the principal and sole person behind the proscription of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) by Justice Nkeonye Maha of the…

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Throwback: Falana Calls For Prosecution Of Soldiers Who Engaged In Brutal Zaria Massacre Of Dec 2015

The renown human rights lawyer and solicitor to the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Chief Femi Falana, SAN, had called on the Kaduna state Attorney-General and Commissioner of justice to prosecute all the military men that engaged in the brutal massacre of at least 347 members (by the government’s own admission) of the Islamic Movement extra judicially in December, 2015 and buried them hurriedly in mass grave. This was contained in a letter he sent to the Commissioner of Justice of Kaduna state dated 18th July, 2016. Quoting the Commissioner who…

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Falana Asks Court To Quash Charges Against Sheikh Zakzaky Over Kaduna State’s Failure To Prove Case

The legal team of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, has filed a motion asking the High Court in Kaduna to quash all charges against him. Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat, have been detained by the Nigerian Government since 2015 after hundreds of his followers were killed by the Nigerian Army in Zaria, Kaduna State. In the motion filed by rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), on behalf of Sheikh Zakzaky, deposed to by Muhammad Ibrahim Zakzaky, son of the detained IMN leader, and served on…

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