August 2017

Fresh Free Sheikh Zakzaky protest Staged in Nigerian city of Kaduna

Today Wednesday 16-08-2017 Brothers and sisters of the Islamic movement in Nigeria under leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky Staged a peaceful Protest for the Release Of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, his Wife and hundreds of the detained members of the movement , the protesters demanding the immediate and unconditional release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky. Below are some pictures taken during the protest.

Do this if you wish to meet Imams: Ayatollah Khamenei's recommendations for pilgrims

This is the meaning of making a pilgrimage; a pilgrimage is a meeting. When I visit you in your home, we have actually come to meet; the same is true when visiting the Imams (pbut). One should greet them and salute them; such a spirit should also be upheld when visiting Infallible and the friends of God; one should offer greetings and salute them.

CELEBRATING THE MOTHER OF RESISTANCE AT 56

By Sameer El-Hajj

Today 14TH of August marks the 56th birth anniversary of a mother who sacrificed six of her sons for the sake of Allah, a mother considered as the flag bearer of resistance not only in Nigeria, but in Africa.

We call her Ummah, an Arabic name for mother. She is a mother to us, who is always at the side of telling the truth wherever the need arises. People that know Umma must count on her when it comes to siding with the truth and as a staunch hater of oppression, subjugation, and exploitation.

Highlight of 2014 Int. Quds Day Martyrs Remembrance in Kaduna

By Abdullahi Isah Wasagu
On Sunday, 13th of August, 2017, Kaduna zone of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the spiritual leadership of Sayyid Ibraheem Zakzaky(H) remembered the 33 Martyrs killed in cold blood, by former President Good Luck Administration on 25th July, 2014, in Zaria among which include the 3 paternal sons of Sayyid Ibraheem Zakzaky(H).

Top Shi'ite Cleric Sentenced to 13 Years in Saudi Jail

A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced distinguished Shi'a cleric Ayatollah Sheikh Hussein al-Radhi to 13 years in prison as the Riyadh regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown on members of the religious community.

The Specialized Criminal Court in Riyadh passed the ruling on the 66-year-old clergyman on Thursday, Arabic-language and independent Yemenat news website reported.

Iran to begin arrangements for Arbaeen Pilgrimage

Iranian pilgrims intending to visit Iraq for Arbaeen can start applying for visa within the next couple of days, an official said.

The registration of visa applicants planning to visit Iraq for Arbaeen will begin by the end of the current Iranian month, which falls on August 22, Mohsen Nezafati, an official at Iran's Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization told Tasnim.

He also noted that all Iranian pilgrims will have to submit an application through a designated website.

BIRTHDAY ANNIVERSARY OF IMAM ALI AR-RIDHA (AS) IN SOKOTO & POTISKUM

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Potiskum chapter (Adawiyyah Ward) commemorated the birthday Anniversary of Imam Ali Ar-Ridha (As), the eight Imam from the holy Imamate (As). on Monday, 7th of Aug 2017 at Fudiyyah Islamic School Potiskum Hall. The lecture was delivered by Malam Ibraheem Lawan. after that Sa'idu Sakafa has launched a new song on Imam Ar-Ridha (As).

Similarly, Aliyu ibn Musar Rihda birthday was organized in Sokoto Markaz by IMN Members, among the special guest include Mustapha Baba Gadon kaya, Malam Kasim Umar among others.

600 DAYS ILLEGAL DETENTION OF SHEIKH IBRAHIM ZAKZAKY. ACADEMIC FORUM BAUCHI HELD PROCESSION TODAY 5/08/2017

members of the Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria held procession to condemn illegal detention of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sheikh Zakzaky. The protesters go round Bauchi metropolis to hold rally and procession to call on the Nigerian government to obey it's court order to immediately release the IMN leader. The following pictures shows the pictorial view of the event.

600 DAYS IN ILLEGAL DETENTION: OUR CALL IS UNEQUIVOCAL AGAINST CONTINUED DETENTION OF SHEIKH ZAKZAKY, OUR RESOLVE UNWAVERING!

Today marks exactly 600 days since the illegal detention of our revered Leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky despite a valid court order for his release. We continue to strongly voice our opposition to the lame excuses forwarded by the government for his continued incarceration, especially the most irrational of all - that of the so-called ‘protective custody’. 

CHALLENGES OF EDUCATIONAL PURSUIT AND SELF-RELIANCE

By Yusuf Abdullahi Kano 

The Education Committee of the Islamic Movement, popularly known in Hausa as Lajnar Tarbiyyah da Ilmantarwa, was established and mandated by Sheikh el-Zakzaky (H), to oversee the educational and related activities within the Movement. To its credit were various multifaceted symposia and capacity building programmes meant to improve the socio-economic well being of the society. Members of the committee were chosen on merit bearing their Profession and long standing experience.

11th Zul-Qada; Commemorating the Birthday of Imam Ali bn Musa (AS)

By U. S. Adam
Brief Biography of The Imam
He is Ali bn Musa (AS) the 8th Successor of prophet Muhammad (S) and was born on 11th Zul-Qada 148AH in the city of Madina, and martyred on 30th Safar 203AH, his famous honorary name is ‘Reza’ which is an Arabic name that can be translated as ‘Satisfaction’, his family, friends and even his enemies were satisfied with him because of his great conducts and morals.

Free Sheikh Zakzaky Protest held In Kaduna Nigeria

Fresh protest held on Thursday 31/07/2017 in Nigerian city of Kaduna by Brothers and Sisters of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, The protesters demanding Nigerian government to Obey the Court order and Release Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, his Wife and hundreds of the detained members of the movement by the Nigerian government since 12-12-2015

Hajj offers a great opportunity to reject violations of Al-Aqsa

As the season of the Hajj pilgrimage--a journey of pilgrims to the land of divine inspirations [Mecca]--approaches, Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Revolution, met with Iranian organizers and administrators of Hajj this Sunday, July 30th, 2017. Talking points from the Leader of the Revolution's speech are as follows: