Browsing: Ibrahim El-Zakzaky

Defined as a law and order issue by the authorities, the continued and prolonged imprisonment of the Shia sheikh, despite a Federal High Court order to release him and his wife in December 2016, threatened to make the conflict deep-rooted and could develop into a dangerous Sunni-Shia antagonism.

A High Court in Kaduna on Monday ordered the Correctional Center to allow leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zinat, full access to medical services before taking their plea on April 23.

Towards setting the narratives straight on the issues of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria for the understanding of their nefarious plans against the unity of the nation, a book exposing the evils of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his Shiites movement has been unveiled in Abuja.

Justice Gideon Kurada, the trial Judge’s order was sequel to the application by Haruna Magashi, counsel to the IMN leader, at resumed hearing of the main suit in Kaduna, eight months after the last hearing in April.

The court orders freeing El-Zakzaky were strictly based on the isolated facts of his arrest and detention during the national security operation of December 2015, triggered by the daring blockade and confrontation of the convoy of the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Burataiu, in Zaria, Kaduna State by his aggressive followers.

A former Attorney General of Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, on Friday explained the reason he ignored court orders granting bails to a former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, and leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, otherwise known as Shi’ites, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has called on the Federal Government to free its Leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and halt the police brutality on its supporters during their protests, especially in Abuja, for the freedom of their leader.