Posts Tagged ‘Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky’

El-zakzaky, wife Zeenah arrives India [PHOTOS]

Embattled Shiites leader, Sheikh Ibrahim Elzakzaky and wife Zeenah has arrived India for medical treatment after a long legal battle with the Kaduna state government.See pictures below:

Reps ask FG to release Zakzaky to avoid the emergence of another Boko Haram

Members of the house of representatives have asked the federal government to obey the court orders directing the release of Ibrahim el-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). At plenary on Wednesday, the lawmakers said IMN members who have been protesting their leader’s continued detention could wreak more havoc. El-Zakzaky was arrested after […]

Falana urges Osinbajo to release El-Zakzaky and wife

Lagos-based lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana, has written to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, demanding the release of the leader of the Islamic Movement In Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeinab El-Zakzaky.  Mr Falana said their current detention by the Department of State Services is illegal and unwarranted. In the […]

We Have No Apology Says Military, We Don’t Need Your Apology Shiites Reply

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN)  also known as “Shiites” in reaction to the Military’s defiant stand said it was “not expecting an apology” from the Nigerian Army, seeing that it had remained “arrogant and uncivil” despite “holding” 700 followers of the sect in detention. The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 1  Mechanised Division of the Nigerian Army, Major-General […]

El-Rufai Says El-Zakzaky Will Pay For Crimes Committed, Shiites Condemn Northern Governors Forum

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasiru El-Rufai, has said that the Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky would be prosecuted for any crimes he may have committed. Responding to reporters’ questions last night  in Kaduna shortly governors of the 19 Northern states, under the aegis of Northern States  Governors Forum (NSGF), rose […]

Police, DSS Unable to Produce El-Zakzaky – Counsel

Counsel to Shi’ite group, Is­lamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Mr. Festus Okoye, has said that the authorities of the Police and the Department of State Security (DSS) have been unable to produce its leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, almost three months after he was arrested. Okoye, who appeared in Ka­duna before the Judicial Commis­sion of Inquiry […]