40th Days Commemoration of Quds Day Martyrs 2014
Today 3rd September 2014, members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of his Eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) commemorate 40th day prayers for the Quds day (25th July) martyrs, at Jannatu Darul Rahma Dambo Zaria, Kaduna state, the event began with condolence poems, Visitation of the martyrs graves, prayers (Duas),Drammar display, Parades by the Abul-Fald Abbas Foundation, followed by the Speech of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H).
‘’We are here for arbaeen prayer actually but we have say something to say’’ Sheikh Zakzaky (H) began,
No matter the type of tragedy we faced is incomparable with that of Imam Husain AS where all of His progeny, companions, even a baby of a month where martyred, it is advice that each and every Muslim faithful to reflect on imam Husain’s (As) tragedy in this kind of test of faith(Martyrdom) He added. We are proud of what happen to us because is a blessing, because at the time where Gaza (Palestinians) was on fire set by the illegitimate state of Israel, where you can have a family including innocent women and children where martyred entirely, we support them as oppressed, that was why there blood was shed, we are also proud that non- of the killers where Muslims sent from Abuja to perform that operation.
Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H), conclude by categorizing people of the this country in to three as; the oppressors (Rulers) whom where minority in number, Oppressed whom were trying to change the system followed by the oppressors and the last where categorized as the majority whom where only watching what is happening between the two category, He advise people (majority) to decide which side to belong.
Ziyaratu Ashura, Dua Alqama and recitation of Quranic Verses was said by Sayyid Maahdy Naji,Sayyid Jawad Musawi Husain Zed Maliki respectively. Closing prayer was also obsereved by Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H)