Plot Thickens As Evil Forces Regroup Against Sheikh Zakzaky, Islamic Movement In Saudi Arabia

There was a subtle but deliberate reenactment of the ‘evil assembly’ of forces actively working to see to the total destruction of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and its leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky in Saudi Arabia in the past week as the plot to complete what was started about four years ago thickens. Unlike the first assembly in February 2016 where they congregated to celebrate their victory at the heinous massacre in Zaria in December 2015 however, this one is to see what remains to be done to complete what…

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Facebook Exposes, Closes Accounts Managed By Israeli Firm ‘To Dent Opposition Image’

Facebook has closed several pro-Buhari pages run by an Israeli consulting firm that specialized in denting the image of perceived opposition groups. Most of the pages claimed to be run by local Nigerian users, but in fact, were managed from Israel. These accounts were created by the Israeli firm named Archimedes. The accounts, before their closure, were used purposely for disseminating smear campaigns against groups that the Presidency considers as opposing Buhari in whatever way. Many of these pages and accounts targeted the opposition party’s Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, but…

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Sheikh Zakzaky’s Case: President Buhari Goes For Further Instructions Under Umrah Pretence

President Muhammadu Buhari is reportedly going to Saudi Arabia for further instructions over what further to do with what they term the “knotty” issue of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. However, he is going under the pretense of accepting the invitation of King Salman Bin Abdulaziz, the ruler of Saudi Arabia to perform the Umrah (lesser pilgrimage) in the Kingdom. Saudi Crown Prince had in April last year caused a stir when he divulged that his country was responsible for the heinous Zaria massacre…

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IHRC Drafts Report For UN On Nigeria Rights Abuses

The London-based rights group, the Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC) has submitted a report to the United Nations highlighting systematic state abuse in the Nigerian authorities’ treatment of the country’s Islamic Movement. The report has been written for the upcoming review by the UN’s Human Rights Committee of Nigeria’s compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. The report focuses on the persecution of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and its leaders and supporters since 2014, a period which has seen two massacres and routine killings, torture, and…

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Sheikh Zakzaky Distributes Foodstuffs To Poor For Fasting

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria has distributed foodstuffs to the needy on the occasion of this year’s fasting season to help alleviate the suffering of the poor and the needy in Zaria as has been the tradition. K The food items, which included Sugar, Rice, Wheat, Sorghum and so on, were distributed as has been the practice all these years, including the years he has been in illegal detention, as instructed by him last week when a section of his family members were allowed a rare visit…

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What Has DSS Done To Deserve Our Gratitude Or Commendation? Sheikh Zakzaky Queries

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, had only a few days before the heinous Zaria massacre, said DSS should be held responsible for any attacks should it occur. He was reacting to a “warning” purportedly given by the DSS of impending terror attacks in mosques and churches anywhere between Abuja and Kano” at the time, and the bomb that was subsequently detonated between Kano and Zaria killing scores of members of the Islamic Movement then. It has become absolutely necessary to reflect on his words…

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OPINION: The Case Of Zakzaky And Nigerian department Of State security

The House of Representatives was forced to adjourn plenary on Wednesday April 24, 2019 as some members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) broke into the premises of the National Assembly (NASS) forcing federal lawmakers to adjourn plenary. IMN members forced their way into the premises because the leader of the group, Sheikh El-Zakzaky, has been in the custody of the Department of State Security (DSS) since December 2015. That is four years in detention. What can possibly be the reason for this lengthy detention? Is this another case…

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Shi’ite Nightmare Won’t Go Away Easily

TWICE this week, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), aka Shiites, has protested the continued detention of their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife Zeenah. The two have been in detention since December 2015 when members of the sect clashed with troops in Zaria, Kaduna State. During the clash, one soldier was killed, allegedly by Shiite members, for which Sheikh El-Zakzaky and his wife are facing trial in a Kaduna High Court, while about 347 Shiite members were killed by troops, according to a Kaduna State government inquiry. IMN leaders…

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El-Zakzaky: We’re not at odds with Buhari govt – Shi’ites

Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has said it is not at odds with either the federal government under President Muhammadu Buhari or any other constituted authority in Nigeria in spite of intense provocation by agents of the present administration. Members of the Muslim sect also referred to as Shi’ites, however, vowed to continue in their expression of dismay over the refusal of the government to obey multiple Court orders directing the release of their leader, Shiekh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat, through every legitimate means at their disposal. Sheikh…

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