We Are Vehemently Opposed To Subjecting Sheikh Zakzaky To Further Hardships In Whatever Guise

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria condemns the wicked antics adopted today in court by the Kaduna state government through their prosecuting counsels aimed at humiliating our leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, and subjecting him to further hardships. These mischievous moves by the Elrufai government were equally meant to ridicule the formidable legal team of the Sheikh, who had consistently defeated the government’s team in all cases thus far, including securing a landmark favourable judgement ordering the immediate release of the ailing Sheikh and his wife, both of whom the government is…

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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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Sheikh Zakzaky To Return To Court December 5

A date has been fixed for the return to court of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife for continuation of their case. Thursday December 5 is the new date. This is the first time since the botched assassination attempt of the ailing Sheikh in India by operatives of the NIA that the Sheikh will be appearing in court. It will be recalled that a Kaduna high court had granted Sheikh Zakzaky a leave to seek medical attention in India. That opportunity however was used by the Nigerian government to make…

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Buhari Booed, Jeered In London As He Ran Into “OccupyBuhari” Protests

The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari was yesterday booed and jeered as he ran into the earlier scheduled “OccupyBuhari” protest that was ongoing in front of the Nigeria House in London, where he had gone for a private visit. The protest was earlier called by a coalition of groups including the Free Zakzaky Campaign Committee, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, the Islamic Human Rights Commission of London and the Islamic Initiative for Human Rights Protection. Other groups that jointly organized the protest include Concerned Citizens, Afenifere UK, IPOB and the Free…

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Coalition Of Groups Plan Occupy Buhari Protest In London To Press For Free Zakzaky, Sowore, Others

A massive street protest has been organized in London on Thursday 14th of November 2019 at the Abuja House, 2 Campden Hill, where the Nigerian President is currently enjoying a private vacation. The protest, tagged Occupy Buhari, is endorsed by a coalition of groups including Concerned Nigerians in the UK, Take it Back Movement UK, Global Coalition for Security And Democracy in Nigeria and the Afenifere UK. Other groups in the coalition include #FreeSoworeNow, Islamic Human Rights Commission, and the Indigenous People of Biafra. Other groups that have indicated support…

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IPOB Leader, Kanu Joins The Free Zakzaky Train

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, is the latest entrant to the Free Zakzaky Campaign Train, when he asked the United Nations to prevail on President Muhammadu Buhari to release the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. This demand was part of the issues Kanu raised in a meeting with UN agencies last Saturday. Other notable demands by the IPOB leader include the demand for the release of the convener of #Revolutionnow, Omoyele Sowore, who is being accused of treason and…

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Christian Leader, Celebrities Demand Release Of Sheikh Zakzaky

A prominent Christian leader in Kaduna joined some celebrities who recently demanded the immediate release of the leadwr of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, in a video message, citing the Sheikh’s peaceful credentials. Watch a clip from that video message:

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The Clueless Emperor And His Scalawags

On Wednesday, August 21, 2019 the nation online had a story captioned: “DSS: Sowore plotted to topple govt”. In part the story reads: “In furtherance to the plans to violently free Elzakzaky from lawful custody, the respondent held several meetings with a proscribed terrorists organization Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) where they strategized on how to carry out attacks to force the government to free Elzakzaky.” On the same day the Daily Trust had its own version captioned: “Abuja natives accuse IMN supporters of assault”. The opening paragraph of what…

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Nigeria And The Sheikh Zakzaky Challenge

Things seem relatively calm on the endless altercation between the Federal Government and leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh el-Zakzaky, currently. Since the exchange of fireworks that followed the cleric’s return to Nigeria alongside his wife last week, both parties have taken what seems to be a well-advised ceasefire off the series of accusations and the counter accusations that attended the cleric’s failed trip to India. The current peace the nation has from the three-year-old situation between the government and Sheikh el-Zakzaky is indeed one that is heart-warming.…

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