Why Justice Kurada Refused Sheikh Zakzaky, Wife Bail

More facts have emerged as to the reasons why the Kaduna High Court, presided by Justice Gideon Isa Kurada refused to grant Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife bail last week. The court sitting last Wednesday denied the bail application filed by the counsel to the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria. Justice  Kurada, while agreeing that the defense counsels showed exceptional circumstances in that they established that the ailing Sheikh had been held for over two years without trial, they have failed to establish that the Sheikh and his wife are…

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The Real Reasons Government Was Afraid To Present Sheikh Zakzaky In Court Today

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky was today not brought to the court as earlier scheduled, necessitating a further adjournment and delay in the court’s ruling on his bail application for another one month. Despite the tight security mounted in most parts of Kaduna metropolis with its attendant public inconveniences, the prosecution told the court that they were unable to bring the Sheikh to court because they don’t have enough security personnel due to the expected visit of the Vice President to Kaduna. It was…

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Zakzaky’s Possible Bail Under Threat As Judiciary Workers Set To Shutdown Courts Nationwide

The much anticipated court appearance next week Thursday, 4th October 2018 by the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, during which the court was to deliver a ruling on a bail application that could pave the way for his freedom appears to be fading away, as judicial workers nationwide are poised for a strike action beginning tomorrow. In the absence of any last minute change of plan, judicial activities would be paralysed nationwide on Thursday as court workers have given notice to commence strike after close…

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Zakzaky’s Possible Bail Under Threat As Judiciary Workers Set To Shutdown Courts Nationwide

The much anticipated court appearance next week Thursday, 4th October 2018 by the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, during which the court was to deliver a ruling on a bail application that could pave the way for his freedom appears to be fading away, as judicial workers nationwide are poised for a strike action beginning tomorrow. In the absence of any last minute change of plan, judicial activities would be paralysed nationwide on Thursday as court workers have given notice to commence strike after close…

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