The final Birthday of Imam Ali (AS) was held at "Husainiyat Imam Ridha (AS)" Kano on Sunday 28th Rajab 1439AH (15/4/2018). The birthday celebration is been organized annually to mark the end of Imam Ali (AS)'s birthday commemoration usually organized by the youths of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H). Below are some pictures from today's gathering. Pictures by: Muhammad Isa Ahmad.
Thousands of followers of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky marked Yaum Shuhada in commemoration of the martyrdom of Imam Musa al-Kadhim (AS) the day is tagged as day of martyrs of Islamic Movement under Sheikh Zakzaky (H). After honouring the martyrs thousands marched for three hours from Unity Fountain to Federal ministry of Justice to protest the continued illegal detention of the ailing Sheikh Zakzaky. Thursday 12th April 2018
Thousands of followers of Sheikh Zakzaky staged a Free Zakzaky Protest to mark annual birthday anniversary of Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib (AS) in Abuja Nigerian Capital city. The protesters conveyed in thousands to demand unconditional and immediate release of the ailing Sheikh who was held in illegal detention for more than two years now.
The Commander of the Faithful (a.s.) belongs to all of humanity. He does not only belong to Shia Muslims and Muslims in general. All of humanity is humble and respectful of the greatness and beautiful aspects of Ali ibn Abi Talib (a.s.) except for those people who do not know him. Therefore, you can see that the panegyrists of the Commander of the Faithful (a.s.) are not only Muslims. Christians also praise the Commander of the Faithful (a.s.): not only Shia Muslims praise him.