Free Zakzaky Protests planned for Istanbul, Ankara In Coming Days

A series of Free Zakzaky protests activities have been put in place in both Istanbul and Ankarra in Turkey, as part of the global effort of the Islamic Movement Worldwide to secure freedom for Sheikh Zakzaky to enable him attend to his ailing health situation while in the illegal detention of President Buhari of Nigeria. Part of the activities earmarked for the protest include prayer sessions to be conducted. Again, after Friday prayers, there will be a demonstration in solidarity with the free Zakzaky cause to be held in Zaynabiya…

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Police again open fire at pro-Zakzaky demonstration in Abuja, Kill One

There are reports of a fatality and many injuries at a demonstration in Abuja after police opened fire for the second day in succession at protestors marching to demand the release of the detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria. Photographs from the scene show protestors carrying away the bloodied bodies of the victims. Today’s police violence comes after at least two people were injured yesterday and tens more arrested as they took part in another peaceful demonstration in support of Sheikh Zakzaky. The demonstrations have been called to…

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Sheikh Zakzaky’s Deteriorating Health Situation: Islamic Movement In Nigeria Addresses A Press Conference

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria today Wednesday 10th January, 2018 addressed a Press Conference on the health situation of Sheikh Zakzaky , who is being illegally detained despite a valid court judgement declaring his continued detention as unconstitutional and a breach of his rights. The conference addressed by Prof Abdullahi Danladi of the Resource Forum, also talked of the recent spates of the renewed campaign to secure freedom for the ailing Sheikh to enable him obtain treatment where appropriate. It also condemns the police brutality that followed the renewed wave…

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Free Zakzaky Procession Enters Third Consecutive Day In Abuja, Police Again Shoot Tear Gas

For the 3rd day running, Abuja is witnessing a momentous Free Zakzaky procession to demand the immediate release of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, being held illegally by the Buhari government even as his health condition is fast deteriorating in detention. A Federal High Court in Abuja had ruled that his detention is unconstitutional and a breach of his fundamental rights more than a year ago, but the tyrannical regime of Muhammadu Buhari has defiantly kept the ailing Sheikh. News of his deteriorating health…

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Sheikh Zakzaky’s Health Situation: International Body Of Physicians Ready To Intervene

An International Body of Physicians has indicated its readiness to come in for the treatment of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, whose health status nosedived for the worse in illegal detention of President Buhari this week. In a letter written to the International President of Doctors Without Boarders, Hon. Ms. Dr. Joanne Liu, seeking the body to facilitate the intervention, the International Charity Foundation of Muslim Physicians, said it is prepared to treat the ailing Sheikh as part of its humanitarian mission globally. Read the letter below: IN THE NAME OF GOD…

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International Call for prayers for Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky

Islamic Human Rights Commission, IHRC is calling on all Muslims to pray for Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, whose health is deteriorating after a suspected stoke at the weekend. IHRC is calling on everyone to ask for prayers for the Sheikh after Jumuah prayers this Friday 12 January 2018. Zakzaky and his wife Mallima Zeenah have been held in detention by the Nigerian Security Services without charge and without access to medical treatment since December 2015, when the Nigerian military launched an attacks on his residence and various sites of the Islamic…

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Two wounded, many arrested after police open fire at Free Zakzaky demonstration

Two people have been injured and tens more arrested by police who opened fire with live ammunition at a demonstration in the Nigerian capital Abuja demanding the release of the imprisoned leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim el-Zakzaky. Among the wounded was Mallam Qasimu Umar, the IMN representative for Sokoto state. The demonstration had been called to demand the urgent release of Sheikh Zakzaky after he suffered a stroke at the weekend. The sheikh’s supporters are demanding he be freed and allowed to fly abroad to receive…

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Kaduna High Court Case: KDSG Vs 91 Members of the Movt, Prosecution Closes Submission, Defence To Enter ‘No Case Submission’

The prosecution has today closed its submission in the case involving 91 members of the Islamic Movement arrested during the Zaria massacre and charged before various courts in Kaduna, which resumed sitting today 10th January, 2018. In the resumed sitting in which a total of 91 people arrested since the Zaria massacre are standing trial before Justice Nyoms of the Kaduna state High Court for alleged offences including that of culpable homicide among others, the prosecution said they had no other witness to call, thereby effectively closing its case. Over…

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Urgent Letter Written To Buhari Over Sheikh Zakzaky’s Health Situation

H.E. President Muhammadu Buhari President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Office of the President Aso Rock, Abuja Nigeria Monday 08 January 2018 Dear President Buhari, I am writing to bring to your attention a matter of the utmost urgency. Shaykh Ibrahim Zakzaky, his wife Mallima Zeenah Ibrahim and hundreds of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria have been illegally detained in Nigeria for more than two years since the Zaria massacres in December 2015. Both the Sheikh and his wife are still injured from the shootings and violence…

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