Free Sheikh Zakzaky peaceful protest in Illela Sokoto
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria have staged on today Friday, February 17 2017, peaceful protest in Illela Sokoto State calling on the Acting President Prof Yemi Osinbajo to obey court order and release their leader Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife Malama Zenatudden Ibraheem.
The protest kick-off at Fudiyya Ilelah, passed through Gwarko Hospital, passed Sokoto Road, forward Hasiha Hospital and ended at Juma’at Mosques Bakin Sanke in Ilelah Sokoto state.
Carrying posters of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky with inscriptions Free Zakzaky on them, members of the movement concluded their protest with a speech by Mal. Muhammad Isma'il Ilelah. He called on the acting President to set a good precedence by obeying court order to release Shaikh Zakzaky.
Pictures by Alh. Shehu Mai Borodi