Elrufai Begs Christians For Support After Bragging That He Doesn’t Need Their Votes

Kaduna State governor, Nasiru Elrufai has shamelessly met Pastors from different Churches in Kaduna State yesterday at the Hotel Seventeen to beg them to support his sinking re-election bid, barely one month after he arrogantly said that even if the Pope was his running mate, Christians in Kaduna won’t vote for him. Apart from his divisive antics in his four years of misrule in the state, he picked a Muslim lady as his running mate in the forthcoming elections, as if to tell them that they are electorally insignificant in…

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Don’t Create Violence In Our Name, Islamic Movement Warns Suspected Unscrupulous Armed Agents Spotted In Kaduna

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has received very credible reports that some unusual movements by certain unknown persons with dangerous weapons were sighted on Thursday, 07/02/2019 in some parts of Zaria, Kaduna state, especially around the Sabon gari area of the city. It has become very urgent to alert the general public in view of the series of leaked memos from DSS and the Presidency falsely alleging that the Islamic Movement was planning to cause violence prior to next weeks general elections. We wish to reiterate our already well known…

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Court Grants Sheikh Zakzaky’s Pleas To Seek Medical Care From Experts Of His Choice

Today the Kaduna state High court has granted the plea by the legal team of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, led by Barrister Femi Falana SAN that both Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife be allowed to seek medical care from experts of their choice within or outside as the state has been incapable of providing them with the care their ailing health condition demands. The court had earlier in November 2018 denied bail to the Defendants despite their visible ill health. However, at the hearing today, the Counsel for the…

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Kaduna Takes Turn In The Third Year Zaria Massacre Anniversary Seminar Series

There was a huge turnout yesterday in Kaduna as the third year anniversary of the Zaria massacre seminar series took place at the Fuciyyah School, Kaduna. Like the previous meetings in Yola, Jalingo and other places, the seminar has as its theme: “Prospects, Problems & Progress of the Free Zakzaky Campaign Three Years On.” It was anchored by Malam Muhammad Awwal and had in attendance the Chairman of the Free Zakzaky Campaign Committee, Sheikh Abdulrahaman Yola and many other members of the Campaign Committee including Dr. Shuaibu. Others who graced…

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Renewed Free Zakzaky Protests In Gusau, Kaduna, Abuja

Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria again took to the streets of Gusau, Kaduna and Abuja yesterday, Thursday 27th December 2018 in a renewed call for the immediate and unconditional release of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, being held for the past three years now against court judgement. In Kaduna, the protest kicked off in the late afternoon and was conducted at the ever busy Nnamdi Azikiwe, Western bypass for several hours without an incidence. It was a direct response to…

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Christmas: Rapturous Applause As Islamic Movement Members Sing Jesus Songs In Kaduna Church

There was a rapturous applause at the ECWA GOODNEWS (PASTURE GARDEN), Karji, Kaduna as members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria joined Christian faithful to felicitate with Christian friends and neighbours, and in the process sang songs eulogizing Jesus. The congregation was sent to ecstasy as they heard the Muslims talk of the return of Jesus. Earlier, the team lead of the Muslim visitors to the church, Shuaibu Musa, had explained the reasons for their presence on Christmas day. “We are here to merry with you on the birth of…

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Nigerian Police Attempts To Disrupt Peaceful Free Zakzaky Procession In Kaduna

The Nigerian police today attempted to scuttle the third anniversary free Zakzaky procession that held in the heart of Kaduna metropolis. The procession, which was attended by hundreds of members of the Movement, was attacked by the police towards the end of the procession with shooting of tear gas indiscriminately into crowds that watched the peaceful procession in admiration. There was no reported injuries or arrest following this latest show of shame by the Kaduna state police command. The procession ended as peacefully as it was started.

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Culpable Homicide: Chief Investigating Police Officer Seeks To Change Key Evidence

It was mild drama today in Kaduna state High Court being presided by Justice Gwada in the continuation of trial in the case of culpable how leveled against close to a hundred members of the Islamic Movement arrested about three years back during the Zaria massacre, as the Chief Investigating Police Officer tried to deny a previous evidence he gave in a similar case earlier. At the resumption of hearing today, the prosecutor, Barr Bayero Dari had told the court that he is prepared to present one of his witnesses,…

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Gov El-Rufai’s Acts Of State-Sponsored Terror Against Islamic Movt 2 Yrs Ago

On a day like this, exactly two years ago, the Kaduna state governor, Nasiru El-Rufai, instructed state agents to demolish the Fudiyyah Islamic School belonging to the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, without any legal backing or rational justification. This state-sponsored terror is one in a series of horrendous attacks on the members of the Islamic Movement, its leadership and  properties in continuation of the persecution embarked upon by the present administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. Watch here how the demolition took place:

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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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