Zaria Genocide Memorial: Timeline Of A Massacre 1

The need to carefully document the sequence of events during the heinous Zaria Genocide cannot be overemphasized for the sake of justice (whenever it comes up) and for posterity. Therefore, we will serially bring this pictorially under the heading: “Zaria Genocide Memorial: Timeline Of A Massacre”. Timeline12 Advertisements

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Genocide Memorial: Four Years Of Buhari Crimes Against Humanity

Today  12th December 2019 marks exactly four years since the start of the genocide and crimes against humanity committed by the Buhari Junta. As part of the Genocide Memorial, let us examine more closely a number of these criminal offences witnessed in Zaria in one of the darkest weekends ever seen in the history of Nigeria. 1. Mass extrajudicial killings: On that fateful weekend, the Nigerian Army started the killing spree at about 12:00 noon on Saturday, 12th December. As they shot without provocation, they also dragged the corpses along…

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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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ICC Investigation In Nigeria Now Inevitable, Further Delay A Waste Of Time – Amnesty Int’l

Amnesty International has come out to state the inevitability of investigating Nigeria by the ICC for the wide range of crimes against humanity, genocide against citizens and mass graves committed by some of its officials, describing any further delay as a waste of time considering the recent admission of the Office of the Prosecutor report that Nigeria has been unwilling to cooperate with the ICC in its investigations. Reacting to the publication of the annual report of the Prosecutor of the ICC on preliminary examinations,  which sets out the work…

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Zaria Genocide: ICC Accuses Nigeria Of Tampering With Evidence, Non-cooperation

In its recently released Report on Preliminary Examination Activities for 2019, the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) of the International Criminal Court (ICC), has accused the Buhari-led Nigerian government of tampering with and destruction of evidence in respect of the heinous Zaria Massacre of December 2015. The report further accused Nigeria of failing to cooperate with the ICC. The report of the Prosecutor of the ICC on preliminary examinations that was released two days ago, sets out the work of the ICC over the last year looking at countries around…

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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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Third Year Anniversary Of The Landmark Judgment By JUSTICE G.O. KOLAWOLE Setting Sheikh Zakzaky, Wife Free

Today, December 2, marks the third anniversary of that historic judgment by Justice Gabriel Kolawole, then of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on the enforcement of the Fundamental Rights of the illegally detained leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenah Ibrahim. To mark the day, we present to you the full text of that historic judgment: IN THE FEDERAL HIGH COURT OF NIGERIA IN THE ABUJA JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT ABUJA ON FRIDAY, THE 2ND DAY OF DECEMBER, 2016 BEFORE…

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Video: Chief Imam Of National Mosque Spills The Beans About Saudi-Aided Nigerian Govt War Against Shi’ites

The Chief Imam of the National mosque in Abuja, Professor Ibrahim Ahmed Maqari has divulged, for the first time, that the Saudi Arabian government has a pact with the Nigerian counterpart being led by Muhammadu Buhari to wage a war against Shi’ah and Sufi Islam. This is in agreement with a similar disclosure last year April, when the Saudi Crown Prince told the American Times magazine that they were responsible for the Nigerian government’s attack on the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and the continued detention of its leader, Sheikh Ibrahim…

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Falana Reacts To DSS: They Ought To Have Put The Record Straight In Proper Context

The renown Human Rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, who is also the solicitor to two of the high profile detainees being held by the DSS in contempt of several court orders has reacted swiftly to the statement issued by the secret service that the detainees preferred to be with them. In a statement, Falana (SAN) said the DSS ought to have put their records straight and in context, pointing out that the Secret Service had issued three contradictory reasons for refusing to comply with court orders to release…

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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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