December 2016

Free Sheikh Zakzaky (H) peaceful protest held in Kano

Kano, Nigeria on Friday 30thDecember, 2016 witness a large turnout of Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) followers that stands against tyranny and oppression calling for his immediate and unconditional release with many conscious Nigerian citizen in Kano sympathizing with the Islamic movement of Nigerian and calling the government of Nigeria to stop all forms of tyranny and oppression.

About Buhari urging IMN to embrace peace

I was not surprised hearing this statement from president Buhari, after spending more than a year of nonchalant silence over the gruesome #ZariaMassacre, this is the first time that the president willingly speaks on the oppressed Shi'a followers in Nigeria. The first been the time he was asked during the presidential media interview, his response and facial mood left no one in doubt that the question offended his feeling.

1st Annual Conference/Exhibition in commemoration of Mu'assasatu Abul Fadl Abbas Martyrs

You can view or download pictures of 1st Annual conference in commemoration of Mu'assasatu Abul Fadl Abbas Martyrs at Hotel Royal Tropicana Kano, the event started at 10:00 am, today Saturday 31st December 2016, which include display of media materials of the Zaria massacre, and various songs commemorating the massacre.

SISTERS FORUM OF THE IMN COMMEMORATE ZARIA DECEMBER 12-15TH 2015 MASSACRE

An eye witness account of the Nigerian military atrocities narration made tears roll down with grieve and strengthen hearts to remain resolute on this noble path with echo of LABBAIKA YA ZAKZAKY!!! FREE, FREE ZAKZAKY!!! at the Sisters forum of the IMN Zaria massacre remembrance day held at Markazul Islamiy center Kano, Nigeria on Thursday 29th Rabiul Auwal, 1438 (29th December 2016).

I COMMISERATE WITH ISLAMIC MOVEMENT IN NIGERIA -FEMI FANI-KAYODE

Former Minister of Aviation Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode has strongly condemned the atrocities of Nigerian Army on members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) which resulted to the death of over 1000 innocent Shia Muslims including the 3 sons of Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky in Zaria between 12-14, December 2015. Mr.

Nigerian rights group urges unconditional release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky

"Any further delay in releasing Zakzaky will represent a direct and serious affront to the rule of law, a hardening of dictatorship behavior in a democratic government and a dangerous abuse of power,” said the Executive Director of Access to Justice group, Joseph Otteh, Nation Daily reported.

Otteh went on to say that while the Kaduna State government charged over 259 members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), headed by Sheikh Zakzaky, with the murder of one soldier, no military officer was charged for the killing of the group’s members.

Free Zakzaky Peaceful Protest in Kaduna

Peaceful Free Shaikh Zakzaky protest today Thursday 29/12/2016 in Nigerian city of Kaduna by Brothers and Sisters of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, The protesters demanding Nigerian government to Obey Court orders and Release Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his Wife Immediately.

Below are some pictures taking during the protest before the attack

THOSE FUELING SHI'A-SUNNI CONFLICT AREN'T HELPING ISLAM

In his interview with the Al-Akhbar newspaper on September 30 , the Secretary General of Hezbollah, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, drew attention to British Shiism. Nasrallah stated that the structure he defined as “British Shiism” is fuelling the denominational wars in the Middle East and accused those who insult the Muslim Sunni community over various UK-based television channels of seeking to incite sectarian conflict. Following is one of the most remarkable assessments Nasrallah made in his interview:

Reflection: SENATOR SHEHU SANI ONCE SAID ABOUT SHEIKH ZAKZAKY

Senator Shehu Sani: "You see, I am not a member of the Islamic Movement but, there is something, I am a human rights activist and a leftist revolutionary. But, what ever belief you share, there is a lot you can never run away from; what ever belief you share you cannot run away from the influence, prestige and condor of Malam Ibraheem Zakzaky. 

Nigerian rights group urges unconditional release of Sheikh Zakzaky

In a statement by its Executive Director, Joseph Otteh, Access to Justice (A2Justice) urged Nigeria’s federal government to reverse the growing atmosphere of impunity and lawlessness.

"Any further delay in releasing Zakzaky will represent a direct and serious affront to the rule of law, a hardening of dictatorship behavior in a democratic government and a dangerous abuse of power,” the group said, according to The Nation daily.

Abul Fadl Abbas Foundation to Mark one year Anniversary of Zaria Massacre

Abul Fadl Abbas Foundation of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) is inviting the general public to an event for the one year Anniversary of Zaria Massacre which is scheduled to take place on Saturday 31st December 2016 at Royal Tropicana Hotel, Kano, speakers at the event include Professor Dahiru Yahya and Sheikh Kasim Umar.

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I Will Never Betray Sheikh Zakzaky--Says Pastor Y. Buru During Christmas Visit

In a continuous show of hospitality and compassion by Christians of conscience in Kaduna and its environs, Pastor Yohanna D. Buru of evangelical Church, S/Tasha Kaduna, has warmly received some retinue of Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria(IMN), in his residence in S/Tasha, Kaduna. The reception of the faithful members of the forum was during a homage paid to the Pastor on Sunday, 25th of December, 2016.

Imam Hassan's peace treaty was 100% based on logical reasoning, impossible to infringe

Regarding the issue of Imam Hassan’s (pbuh) peace treaty, we have mentioned several times and books have been written that under the same conditions, anyone—even the Commander of the Faithful (pbuh)—would not have done anything differently, but exactly what Imam Hassan did. No one can say that a fraction of Imam Hassan’s (pbuh) actions were questionable. No, what His Majesty did, is one hundred percent accurate based on irrefutable, logical arguments.

Salute to the free Christian nation who enjoys heavenly teachings of Jesus! Imam Khomeini (QS)

When the late Imam Rohuollah Khomeini (ra), founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran, was in exile in Neauphle-le-Château, France, he penned a message of felicitations addressing all Christians of the world, and he called upon all devoted Christians and their leaders to voice opposition towards the tyrannical rule of Shah over the Iranian nation. The following is the full text of the mesage:
In the Name of God, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful
May peace and God’s greetings be upon His Majesty, Jesus son of Mary, Ruhollah

2016 Maulud Procession and Free Zakzaky protest Staged In Niger Republic

On Friday 23 December, 2016 (23 of Rabi'u Awwal) morning hundreds of thousands of Muslims Brothers under the leadership of Shaikh Zakzaky trooped to various streets of Kwanni, Niger Republic to celebrate the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAWW). and callig for Nigerian government to Obey Court orders and free Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky.

 

Pictures send by Muhammad Sani, Nura Attahiru Illela & Shehu Mai Burodi

To obey Jesus Christ, one needs to support truth, abhor powers that are against truth

Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, issued a message on January 02, 1995 for the auspicious birth anniversary of Jesus Christ (pbuh) and the commencement of the New Year on the Gregorian calendar. The full text of the message is as follows: In the Name of God, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful I congratulate all Christians and Muslims—particularly our Christian compatriots—on the birth anniversary of His Majesty Jesus Christ, the great prophet, as well as the commencement of the new Gregorian year.

Amnesty International Eye witness account on Army #Zaria Massacre.

Witness Accounts 
A 46-year-old woman who was visiting relatives in a house close to Zakzaky’s house in Gyellesu told Human Rights Watch that she was awakened by the sounds of gunshot on December 12:

I heard shots. I ran over to Sheikh’s house to find out what was happening. That’s when I saw so many people on the street. There were soldiers at the end of the road. They were shooting. The bullets were just flying everywhere, hitting and killing many people. I saw two children who looked like they could be aged 7 and 12 writhing in pain on the ground. They were bleeding.

WE OPPOSE ATROCITIES OF BAHRAIN GOVERNMENT ON SHAIKH ISA QASSIM.

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (h) joined the world in solidarity to Shaikh Isa Qassim by staging a protest rally in Kano Nigeria in opposition to the Bahrain government atrocities on Shaikh Isa Qassim after the Friday prayers at Fagge Friday mosque, Kano Nigeria

Malam Sunusi Abdulkadir Koki was the guest speaker with many participants in attendance. The speaker in his speech rekindle the atrocities of the Bahrain government on Ulama's including the recent home raid conducted by the regime

on Shaikh Qassim's home.

 

Tehran Friday Prayer: Aleppo liberation victory of Islam over hegemonic powers

A senior Iranian cleric hailed the recent recapture of the northwestern Syrian city of Aleppo as a victory of Islam’s fighters against arrogant powers.

Addressing Friday prayers worshippers in Tehran today, Tehran's Provisional Friday Prayers Leader Ayatollah Kazem Sediqi congratulated Syria on liberation of Aleppo, stressing that the achievement came thanks to the blood of martyrs.

The major and hegemonic powers, with all their wealth and capital, failed in the face of the resistance of Islam’s fighters, the cleric stated.

Law breakers are law breakers, Shi’ah is all about faith and good conduct

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H), shortly after his weekly Qur’anic Commentary at Hussainiyyah, drew the attention of people to the law banning the commercial use of motor cycles in Kaduna State, which came to effect on Wednesday 21st May, 2014. This is the translation of the speech by Sheikh: There is something, either yesterday or today, the law banning carrying of passenger on motorcycle will commence.

Ibrahim Musa: Shiites’ Travails are Foreign Sponsored

By Saxone Akhaine, Northern Bureau Chief 

Mallam Ibrahim Musa is the spokesman of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). In this interview with SAXONE AKHAINE, he spoke on the need for the government to comply with the judgment of the Federal High Court, Abuja, ordering that Shiites leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and his wife to be released from detention.

How did your members receive the recent judgment of the Federal High Court ordering the government to free the leader of IMN, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and his wife from detention?

Shiites: Emir Cautions Against Attacks

The Emir of Argungu, Alhaji Samaila Mera, has called for caution on the attacks on Shiites Islamic group in the country by citizens and security forces.

He also admonished religious leaders to preach peace and religious harmony.

Speaking to journalists in Sokoto, Mera said attacks by citizens on one another and jungle justice may lead to anarchy, stressing that the rule of law should be allowed to take its course.

The traditional ruler described the attacks on the Shiites as an attempt to break the ranks of Muslims.

Bahraini court summons top cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim

Regime forces in Bahrain have handed a warrant to prominent cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim to appear in court, after clashing with his supporters.
Bahraini police forces used tear gas against Sheikh Qassim’s supporters around his residence in the western Diraz region of the country in a brutal effort to gain access to the doorway of the house on Wednesday.
The supporters of the cleric, who have been camping out at the area as a protective measure for his safety, called on more people from the local population to join them following the police raid.

Sheikh Zakzaky’s Freedom, a great victory for Muslims

Nigerian student studying at al-Mustafa International University of Mashhad said, “Nigerian Court issued the order to release Sheikh Zakzaky and this is a great victory”.

Among Razavi pilgrims, in a special programme commemorating Nigerian Shia Martyrs, Bin Isa said, “Although Sheikh Zakzaky will be liberated, he will still be surrounded by those who are far from humane ethics and he may be harmed by them once more”. Shia martyrs were killed by the Nigerian army in a vicious attack leading to detention of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky.

GYALLESU AND THE DEVIANT NOISEMAKERS

By Sameer El-hajj

Well, few days back there was a loud noise around, which was said to be of people from remote quarters in Zaria local government area, of Kaduna state. The nuisance extended to media outlets, by people who claimed to represents the outcry of Gyallesu residents, which I strongly doubt.

I would have wonder, if truly the people of Gyallesu partook in such a deviant sponsored mission. I would have cry relentlessly with a sympathetic tone, in a hearty empathy of those who payback kindness mercilessly.

What are material and spiritual benefits of Islamic Unity? Ayatollah Khamenei answers

The thing that is of primary importance is unity. We Muslims have drifted away from one another to a great extent. Unfortunately, certain policies have been successful in separating Muslims and the hearts of Muslim groups from one another. Today, we need unity. Jan 9, 2015

Maulud Procession and Free Zakzaky protest Staged In Nigerian city of Kaduna

Today 17th Rabi'ul Awwal (17-12-2016) Marks the Birthday Anniversary of the Holy Prophet of Islam (SAWW), Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky Staged a peaceful Procession to Commemorate the birthday Anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (SAWW) and calling Nigerian government to Obey Court orders and free Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky

Silence over Zaria Shiite killings criminal: Senator Shehu Sani

President Muhammadu Buhari should urgently order full scale investigation into the killings of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria sect in Zaria by the Nigerian Army.
Senator Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central) said in a statement yesterday that the attacks on the homes and members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, “is nothing but an indiscriminate and disproportionate use of force by the military.

Unity Week 2016 Held in Bauchi State With Sunni Scholar in Attendance

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Bauchi Chapter has organized a Unity Week on Thursday 14/12/2016-14/Rabiu Auwal, 1438 at Bauchi Open Air Theatre Centre.  
 
A Sunni Scholar from Kadiriyya Sufi Order Malam Yahaya Sufi Yalwa as the first Speaker, and Malam Nura Azare as second speaker.

The Unity Week which is normally taking place at Husainiyyah Baqiyatullah Zaria which was demolished by Nigerian Army after the Zaria Massacre last year.

 

WE VEHEMENTLY CAST-OFF THE ‘INSURGENTS’ TAG GIVEN TO THE ISLAMIC MOVEMENT IN NIGERIA

In the aftermath of the brutal attack on Sheikh Zakzaky and IMN by Nigerian government in December last year, frantic steps have been undertaken by state officials and in particular security agencies to portray the Movement as violent. 

This is to give retroactive justification to its hostile actions against the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. The hallmark of this misnomer was the recent declaration by Kaduna State Governor that Islamic Movement in Nigeria is even an “insurgent” group.

 

Exhibition in Qum, Iran to commemorate one year of the Zaria Massacre

Members of the Islamic Movement in Iran studying at Almustafa International University Qum, Iran have organized a 3 day exhibition to mark one year of the Zaria Massacre, the exhibition commenced on Thursday 15th December, 2016 in the morning at the premises of Sayyida Ma'asuma holy shrine in Qum.

Zaria Massacre: The Ever Unforgettable Pogrom In History

Monday 12th December, 2016, marked a complete year since after the ever worst genocidal attack of Nigerian government against the minority, armless and defenceless Shiites of this country also known as "Islamic Movement" under the leadership of His eminence Sheikh Zakzaky(H), the ever peace lover and humanitarian person in history. The Nigerian government did it best in order to temper the peace of the country by killing the most patriotic citizens(members of IMN) thinking that they will pick weapons for retaliation.

Unity Week 2016 Held in Kano With Sunni Scholar (Pictures)

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria Kano Chapter has organized a Unity Week on 12/12/2016-12/Rabiu Auwal, 1438 at Markaz Kofar Waika kano.

The unity Week normal take place in the Husainiyyah Baqiyatullah Zaria which was demolished by Nigerian Army after the Zaria massacre last year.

Therefore, the Organizers Share days for Husainiyyah Unity Week among the various IMN centres across the Nation.

Kashmir Rally in Solidarity With Shaikh Zakzaky /Photos

The peaceful rallies were held in Srinagar, Kashmir.

The participants carried banners calling for the release of theSheikh Zakzaky, who is the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) who has been in jail for a year.

The prominent cleric and his wife were taken into custody on December 14, 2015, after deadly clashes between the supporters of the IMN movement and Nigerian army troops.

Nearly 350 members of the Shia movement were killed in the clashes. The sheikh was brutally injured and his house was reportedly destroyed by the army in the incident.

REASONS WHY WE PROTEST

Last year December was the most calamitous moments in the history of the Islamic movement in Nigeria. On 12 December 2015, armed men of the Nigerian army besieged our Husainiyyah worship centre which is located at No 1, Sokoto Road, Zaria; the strategic positioning of the military at the centre made us to publicize the incident, while anxious, we expressed our uncertainty of the motive of the military. 30 minutes later, a convoy arrived which was said to be of the COAS.

PRESS RELEASE - Nigeria: Armed police surrounding IMN centre

The Markaz has been encircled since 10 December in a deliberate attempt to stop the IMN from holding peaceful marches
Armed security forces continue to surround an IMN (Islamic MOvement of Nigeria) centre in the northern Nigerian city of Sokoto in order to prevent supporters from holding their annual commemoration of the Prophet Muhammad's birthday.
The Markaz, as it is known, has been encircled since 10 December in what the IMN says is a deliberate attempt to stop the movement from holding the peaceful marches that take place every year to mark the event.

There is Neither Qur'anic Injunction Nor Prophetic Tradition that Authorize Criticism on Either Schools of Thought in Islam: Says Abdullahi Zango

By Muhammad Ibraheem Zuru

Hujjatul Islam Abdullahi Zango from Islamic Republic of Iran and disciple of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky stated these during a one day National Unity Week program of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the spiritual guidance of his eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky(H) held in Kaduna on Tuesday, 13th of December, 2016, at Kwara State Governors lodge, Kaduna.

Brief history on the life of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H)

By Saifullahi M. Kabir

This great and pious servant of Allah, the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, his eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H); was born on Tuesday 15th of Sha'aban 1372 based on Hijra calendar, meaning to say that he is now 65 years. While the birth date was on May 5th 1953 based on gregorian calendar which the honorable sheikh is now 63 years and 7 months based on this count.

Alert: The Nigerian Government Finally Moves Sheikh Zakzaky to a New Location against his Wish

Alert : The Nigerian Government have finally moved the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria IMN popularly known as Shiites to another location against his wish.

We care about our Democracy and we don't want Nigeria to be classified as a dictatorial state .

Anything negative that comes out, President Buhari should be held responsible. He is the commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of Federal Republic of Nigeria.

All concerned Nigerians and International communities should know this.

2016 Maulud: Labbaika Ya Rasullullah, Free Zakzaky Held In Bauchi

On Monday, December 12, 2016 morning hundreds of thousands of Muslims trooped to various streets of Bauchi to celebrate the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAWW). 

As usual, the procession began in Kobi football pitch.There was a widespread acceptance of the programme this year as people from every nook and cranny were filled with joyful sense of camaraderie and love for the Holy Prophet (saww).

Free Zakzaky procession held at Bauchi Nigeria 11/12/2016

PRESS STATEMENT

We are deeply concerned about the Safety of our Leader Shaikh Zakzaky

When we heard about the attempt to forcibly take Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky to an undisclosed detention facility by the DSS, we were deeply worried most especially at this time when Nigerian authorities have lost the trust of people.

We can recall that Federal High Court has ordered for the unconditional release of Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife. Complying with this judgements is mandatory.

Nigerian Army Removed and Destroyed Sheikh Zakzaky's Posters In Potiskum

Yesterday 10 December 2016, armed men of the Nigeria military went to the Potiskum centre of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, where they found no one around, but they removed and destroyed all available posters of Sheikh Zakzaky and finally left. May Allah destroy their evil intentions, and protect all members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. May Allah hasten the release of our leader.

PRESS STATEMENT URGENT ALERT 

We have reliably learnt of a sinister attempt to forcibly take Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky to an unknown destination, claiming "orders from above."

We vehemently reject any such attempt.

This is coming up at a time when a federal high court has ordered his release. Rather than complying with the judgement, the Directorate of State Security is out with this sinister plot aimed at  keeping him perpetually and possibly harm him.

Message from Sayeed Muhammad Ibraheem concerning Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky's Situation

I have been getting numerous calls and messages concerning a report that has been circulating, about a developing situation in the location where my parents are currently being held.

According to the report, officials of the DSS have, under the pretex of wanting to renovate the location, have invaded and violated their privacy.

Initially I was reluctant to even consider this report's authenticity, but now I am extremely alarmed!

Alert: Nigerian Government plots to Inject Sheikh Zakzaky lethal injection

Alert- Happening right now !
DSS and well armed joint security Operatives came to the place were Sheikh Zakzaky is being held under detention with Armed cars are threatening to use force on Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife .

The Operatives use the guise of renovating the place were Sheikh Zakzaky is detained with the intention of smuggling him to a different location and forcing him to accept injection .

Sheikh Zakzaky ask them why and they said it is an order from above.

PRELIMINARY STATEMENT ON THE RELEASE OF THE WHITE PAPER ON THE REPORT OF THE JUDICIAL COMMISSION OF INQUIRY INTO THE “CLASHES” BETWEEN THE ISLAMIC MOVEMENT IN NIGERIA (IMN) AND THE NIGERIAN ARMY (NA) IN ZARIA, KADUNA STATE BETWEEN SATURDAY 12TH AND MONDAY

PRELIMINARY STATEMENT ON THE RELEASE OF THE WHITE PAPER ON THE REPORT OF THE JUDICIAL COMMISSION OF INQUIRY INTO THE “CLASHES” BETWEEN THE ISLAMIC MOVEMENT IN NIGERIA (IMN) AND THE NIGERIAN ARMY (NA) IN ZARIA, KADUNA STATE BETWEEN SATURDAY 12TH AND MONDAY 14TH DECEMBER, 2015

On the 5th day of December 2016, the Kaduna State Government Released the Report of its Judicial Commission of Inquiry into what it called the “clashes” between the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and the Nigerian Army in Zaria, Kaduna State between Saturday 12th and Monday 14th December, 2015.

WHITE PAPER AND THE PHILOSOPHY OF IMN

For long, I have been expressing my concern over the psychological normalcy of Governor El-Rufa’i of Kaduna state. Something is definitely wrong, which could either be a biological psychotic problem or a psychosomatic disorder. The prayers of people whom he cheated, exploited, and oppressed during his tenure as the minister of the Federal Capital Territory must be taken into consideration, could that really be the source of his disorder?

Obey Court Order for Release of Sheikh Zakzaky Says Mahdi Muslim Community, Nairobi, Kenya

We congratulate the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (#IMN) in successfully challenging the illegal detention of the globally renowned and respected scholar Sheikh Ibrahim #Zakzaky, his wife and other IMN members. We call upon the #Nigerian government to respect the decision of the country's courts and expedite their release.

Zakzaky’s Continued Detention Illegal – Otteh

The Buhari government must obey the judgment of the Federal High Court declaring that the detention of Sheik Ibraheem El-Zakzaky is unconstitutional and illegal and release him now, Joseph Otteh, Director, Access to Justice has said.

Speaking during a telephone chat with our correspondent yesterday, Joseph Otteh said that the government had no legitimate reasons to detain El-Zakzaky in the first place, and ought to have released him immediately the court decision was announced.

ZariaMassacre:Governor Elrufai Black Paper

I will start this article by quoting part of the Press Release of the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC):

“Kaduna State Government yesterday (05/12/2016) declared the embattled Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) an insurgent group.

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) rejects this new label for an otherwise pacific organization. The new declaration is nothing short of calling a dog a bad name in other to hang it. Kaduna State government is being economical with the truth, killing a fly with a sledge hammer and engaging in executive tyranny.

PRESS RELEASE: IMN IS NOT AN INSURGENT GROUP

6th December, 2016
Kaduna State Government yesterday declared the embattled Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) an insurgent group.    
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) rejects this new label for an otherwise pacific organization. The new declaration is nothing short of calling a dog a bad name in other to hang it. Kaduna State government is being economical with the truth, killing a fly with a sledge hammer and engaging in executive tyranny.

PRESS STATEMENT DO YOU KNOW ? HISTORIC COURT JUDGEMENT AND FREE ZAKZAKY

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday (02/12/2016) ordered the unconditional release of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife, Malama Zeenat Ibraheem. Delivering the judgment, the Presiding Judge, Justice Gabriel Kolawole held that the continued detention of Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife by state instrumentality was an arbitrary act. Justice Kolawole said no extant law within the country’s statutory legal frameworks and external ones subscribed to by the state had allowed anybody to be held against his or her wishes.

OBEY COURT ORDER, FREE THE ISLAMIC MOVEMENT OF NIGERIA (IMN) LEADER IBRAHIM EL-ZAKZAKY AND OTHERS, THE NIGERIAN WAILERS TELLS BUHARI AND THE DSS

We call on the Federal Government of Nigeria, (FGN) led by the President Muhammadu Buhari and the Department of Security Service, (DSS) to release the leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Mr. Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and others with immediate effect.

The court, an Abuja Judicial Division of the Federal High Court of Nigeria, on Friday the 2nd of December, 2016, gave an order for the release of the leader of the Shi’a Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

PRESS RELEASE - Nigeria: IHRC gives qualified welcome to court order to free Islamic Movement leader

IHRC welcomes today's order by Nigeria's High Court for the release of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim el-Zakzaky, after almost a year in detention.

The court in the capital Abuja ordered that the state security services free Zakzaky and his wife Zeenah within 45 days and also pay each compensation of 25million Naira (US$79,000).

PRESS RELEASE: OBEY COURT ORDER, FREE THE ISLAMIC MOVEMENT OF NIGERIA (IMN) LEADER IBRAHIM EL-ZAKZAKY AND OTHERS, THE NIGERIAN WAILERS TELLS BUHARI AND THE DSS

We call on the Federal Government of Nigeria, (FGN) led by the President Muhammadu Buhari and the Department of Security Service, (DSS) to release the leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Mr. Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and others with immediate effect.

The court, an Abuja Judicial Division of the Federal High Court of Nigeria, on Friday the 2nd of December, 2016, gave an order for the release of the leader of the Shi’a Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

PRESS RELEASE : WAILING WAILERS

PRESS RELEASE: OBEY COURT ORDER, FREE THE ISLAMIC MOVEMENT OF NIGERIA (IMN) LEADER IBRAHIM EL-ZAKZAKY AND OTHERS, THE NIGERIAN WAILERS TELLS BUHARI AND THE DSS.

We call on the Federal Government of Nigeria, (FGN) led by the President Muhammadu Buhari and the Department of Security Service, (DSS) to release the leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Mr. Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and others with immediate effect.

BREAKING: Court Orders Immediate Release of Nigeria IMN leader, Shaikh Zakzaky

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Friday ordered the release of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky.

Shaikh Zakzaky was arrested by the military on December 14, 2015, after a clash between the movement and officers of the Nigerian army. The army killed at least 347 members of the group.

Malam Zakzaky approached the court to demand his release, months after he was arrested without being charged to Court. He asked the Court to declare that his arrest and continued detention violated his fundamental rights.

BREAKING NEWS: Federal High Court Abuja Released Shaikh Zazkaky

On today Friday, December 2, 2016. The Nigerian Federal High Court Abuja has ruled that Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky be released and his wife Malama Zeenatudden Ibrahim within 45 days. The state to provide accommodation for them. and Award of N25m compensation to Shaikh Zazkay, N25 Milion for his wife is given as general damages

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Free Sheikh Zakzaky Peaceful protest held in Nigerian city of Kaduna

Free Sheikh Zakzaky Peaceful protest held today Thursday 1/12/2016 in Nigerian city of Kaduna by Brothers and Sisters of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, The protesters demanding the immediate and unconditional release of the Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H), his Wife and hundreds of the detained Members of the movement by the Nigerian government since 12/12/2015.

Remembering the gruesome military massacre in Zaria: A year after

Days pass by, seconds, minutes, hours and everything seems to stand still as if it happened just yesterday; I mean the gruesome #ZariaMassacre; the day blood of the innocents, armless and defenseless citizens was shed for no crime... The clear picture of that day still and will ever remain vivid in our mind.

In that very sorrowful and dark hours what could only be heard beside birds chirp is the sound of sinusoidal gunshots claiming the lives of promising personalities.. Gosh!

Academic Forum Staged a Peaceful Protest for the Release Of Shaikh Zakzaky in Abuja+Pictures

Members of the Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Staged a peaceful Protest today Thursday 1-12-2016 at the National Assembly Abuja Nigeria for the release of Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky his wife and hundreds of the detained members of the movement by the Nigerian government since December last year

Human Right Defender Group Protest Against Sheikh Zakzaky Illegal detention by the Nigerian government+Pictures

Human Right Defender Group in Lagos are out to protest against Sheikh Zakzaky Illegal detention by the Nigerian Government.

They became aware of the oppression when the Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria through CEDRA organises a one day Conference in University of Lagos, Nigeria.

Below are some pictures taking during the Procession

Why El-Rufai is at war with Islamic Movement in Nigeria?

A lot of people wonder why the Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai is engaging in an all-out war against Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) and its revered leader Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. The reason is not far-fetched.
It would easily be recalled that El-Rufai condemned the Goodluck Jonathan’s administration for killing the three sons of the IMN leader in an attack on the IMN where 34 members were killed by the Nigerian Army. He was quick at going to the Sheikh’s Gyallesu residence in Zaria to condole him.