Every language and every culture has what we call idioms. An Idiom by the definition of my trusted dictionary, is a group of words whose meaning is different from the meanings of the individual words. For example when it said that ‘the cat was let out of the bag’ is not meant literally but rather it is meant to mean that a secret was mistakenly exposed.
On Thursday, 20/4/2017, in a video clip posted on the official tweeter handle of the presidency, the Vice President Pro Yemi Osinbajo, was seen speaking to the Guardian newspaper defending the federal government’s refusal to comply with a Federal High Court’s judgement that ordered the release of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife from illegal detention.
In the said video clip, the VP attributed the failure to comply with that landmark judgement to a purported appeal against the judgement by the federal government.
#FREEZAKZAKY RALLY HELD IN BAUCHI TODAY 21/04/2017 Like other states of the federation Bauchi IMN members took rally around 2:30pm to 3:30pm to call on the attention of the Nigerian government to release the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sheikh Zakzaky (H). The event took place at Wunti Street in Bauchi main road. The following pictures shows how tha rally took place.
Because of America’s regime-change war against Syria, the world forgot that April 17 was supposed to mark the Palestinian Prisoners’ Day.
The world forgot that abusive treatment, coerced confessions, and deprivation of counsel and parental contact are still a fact of life for hundreds of Palestinian children locked up in Israeli jails in violation of basic human rights.