On Saturday, 12th of December 2015, the Nigerian Army carried out an assaults that saw the deaths of hundreds of unarmed Shia Muslims who were mostly on the members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. This incident happened in Zaria, a city in Kaduna state. Many were killed and injured while the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria was injured, along with his wife, they were captured with many other Shia Muslims in the city.
According to Naija News, the leader of the proscribed Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and the wife, who has been standing trial since 2018 has been granted freedom with no charges against him and the wife. Following his freedom, the freed Northerner has vowed to drag the Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai and his government to court, for damages.
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, San, has explained why the earlier reported charges filed against Kaduna's El-Zakzaky by the Kaduna state government cannot stand trial after the Islamic cleric was recently released. Earlier reports have stated that the Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) and his wife, Zeenat had been released.
Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky who is the Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) was released from prison along with his wife after being accused of murder. It will interest you to know that Zakzaky's issue didn't just start a decade ago, it has been on for close to four decades now since 1981 when he was first arrested by the Nigerian Government.
Days after he was released from prison, the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has claimed that a majority of Nigerians still prefer the Islamic System of government to the neocolonial one in the country. This is contained in a report published by the Vanguard on Thursday.
The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh El-Zakzaky reportedly said that he is sure that most Nigerians will choose the Islamic system of government over this present system of government, if given the opportunity to do so. According to report, the Islamic cleric accused the Nigerian government of gross violation of his fundamental human right, by not allow him to receive his medical treatment abroad.
Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, the head of the Islamic Movement, has brought a case demanding $2 billion in basic and exemplary damages against the Department of State Services (DSS), the Attorney-General of the Federation, and the Minister of Justice. El-Zakzaky filed a lawsuit against the AGF and the DSS for refusing to deliver his international passports.
El-Zakzaky, wife drag DSS, FG to court Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, and his wife Malama Zeenah Ibrahim, have separately taken the Department of State Services and the Attorney General of the Federation to the Federal High Court in Abuja, challenging the seizure of their international passports.
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One Person Injured As Police, Shiites Clash In Abuja - Sahara Reporters Earlier today, it was reported that some police officers and Shiites members clashed in FCT, Abuja, with one person reportedly injured.
The Shiite Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Ibrahim Zakzaky and his wife have since been in Police custody since 2015 even after the Nigerian Federal High Court ordered the unconditional release of Zakzaky in 2016.It is alleged that Ibrahim Zakzaky and his wife, Mallima Zeenah are being detained for ordering violence that led to the death of a member of the Security Force during a massacre by armed forces of supporters of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria in Zaria, 2015.
Another Protest Begins In Abuja Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, stormed the streets of Abuja to protest against the continued incarceration of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat. The protesters included some Muslim worshippers who had just left various mosques after the Jumaat Service at Wuse Zone 3 by the National Headquarters of the Nigerian Customs Service (NIS) on Friday.
Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, the controversial leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, and his wife Zinatu have been released by a Kaduna State High Court. The judge, Gideon Kurada, upheld Mr El-Zakzaky and his wife's no-case argument in a verdict that lasted over eight hours on Wednesday.
Photo Credit : TVC. The embattled leader of the proscribed Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife have been set freed by Kaduna State High Court on Wednesday. According to Channels Tv, in the ruling that lasted for about nine hours, the presiding Judge, Justice Gideon Kurada upheld the no-case submission filed by Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife in alleged culpable homicide, unlawful assembly and disruption of public peace levelled against them by the Kaduna State Government.
See What The Islamic Movement in Nigeria Told The United States Citizens In The Middle East The killing of the Iranian General Qassem Soleimani by a drone strike has led to the sudden announcement given by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) popularly known as Shiites. The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has declared the days of the United States citizens in the Middle East are numbered. From their statement, it means that they have given a specific date for all the United States citizens to vacate the Middle
On Wednesday, the Kaduna State High Court was heavily guarded as it prepared to rule on the no-case submission submitted by Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, the embattled head of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). Justice Gideon Kurada is the judge in charge of the case. Security has been ramped up in Kaduna and its environs ahead of the court judgement, with security officers barricading all roads leading to the High Court building.
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PHOTO CREDIT: Premium Times Nigeria There was tension on Tuesday in Abuja, the nation’s capital city when members of the up Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) popularly known as Shi’ites and security forces, including police and military operatives, clashed. The clash threw residents of the city in confusion.
Protesters Stormed The Streets In Abuja Over The Release Of This Cleric In Police Detention. Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, said to be organisation for Shiites in Abuja have stormed the streets to protest against detention of their spiritual leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife Zeenat. According to the organization secretary, Abdullahi Musa, Zakzaky was arrested in his residence with bullets in his body where his son was found dead in cold blood. His wife also sustained several injuries
The embattled Leader of the proscribed Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife Zinatu, has regained their freedom after a High Court Judge, Justice Gideon Kurada, delivered the verdict in an eight-hour ruling in Kaduna, on Wednesday. The court found that the charges that were filed in 2018 pursuant to the Penal Law enacted by the state government in 2017 over an alleged offense committed in 2015 were incompetent.
About 50 Nigerian Muslims that belong to the member of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria celebrated Easter with Niger Republic Christians during the Easter Sunday church service at the Catholic Church in Niamey, in the worship, the church is the largest church in Niger Republic with the largest congregations, in
According to the latest report on social media platform, some members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria who engaged in peaceful protest in Abuja yesterday clashes with Nigeria police as they were reportedly fired with teargas canisters in which one person was said to sustained injury.