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.
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Activities at the Iranian Embassy in London were on Friday paralysed by angry Nigerians over the alleged involvement of the Asian country in the protests and actions of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, otherwise known as Shiites, in Abuja and other parts of the country.
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.
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, popularly known as Shiites, on Tuesday embarked on a fresh protest to demand for the release of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.
The members of the IMN have in the last three weeks been protesting the continued incarceration of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife by the Federal Government
This time around, the battle ground was the Federal Secretariat in Abuja
The Command’s Public Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday that the suspects conducted the act in spite of total ban on public procession imposed by the Kaduna State Government
The headquarters of the IMN is at present in Kaduna, Kaduna State
The National Chairman of the YPP, Comrade Emmanuel Bishop Amakiri, made the call during a press conference on the wave of violence in the country on Thursday in Abuja
The Nigeria Police Force has rejected Amnesty International Nigeria’s report on the alleged use of force against members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, also known as Shi’ites.
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has raised the alarm over the killing of at least two of its members at Zuba, on the outskirts of Abuja, by some soldiers of the Nigerian Army.
A human interest organisation, Save Humanity Advocacy Centre, has expressed concern over the failure of the Federal Government to designate the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, popularly known as Shiites, as a terrorist organization.
This was made known to newsmen on Tuesday via a press release signed by Ibrahim Musa, the President of Media Forum of Islamic Movement in Nigeria.
Journalists who trooped to the court premises to cover the case were also barred from entering by heavily armed security men stationed at all strategic points leading to the court
El-Zakzaky has been detained by the Department of State Service since December 2015 when he was arrested following a clash with the convoy of the Chief of Army State, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai in Zaria, Kaduna State, in which about 1,500 persons died
The Minister of Interior, retired General Abdulrahman Dambazau, disclosed this when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the meeting of the Federal Executive Council
According to information made available by the commission set up by the Kaduna State Government under the leadership of Governor Nasir el-Rufai, over 1,300 persons died during a face-off between the Nigerian Army and the Shia sect members in December 2015
The group said if care was not taken to curb the situation, IMN might snowball into another disaster in the country
The Federal Government had arraigned Abbas, Ibrahim Musa and Adam Suleiman before Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court, Abuja
Today in Nigeria the Angel of Death stalks our very own tyrant like a vulture stalks rotting meat, yet despite that the demons that control his underlings, lackeys and minions refuse to relent and are still baying for the blood of the weak, the defenceless, the innocent and all those that oppose him