Letter to UN re denial of passports to Sheikh Zakzaky and Mallimah Zeenah

Madame Michelle Bachelet JeriaOffice of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)Palais Wilson52 Rue des PaquisCH-1201 Geneva, Switzerland 27 January 2022 Dear Madam High Commissioner Re: Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and Mallimah Zakzaky I am writing to urge your intervention to help secure necessary travel


Zakzakys fight for return of passports

PRESS RELEASE – Nigerian security forces will answer in the Federal High Court tomorrow why they are not returning the passports of the recently freed leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim el-Zakzaky and his wife Mallimah Zeenah. Since the pair were released

Alert: Nigeria – Support the victims of violence! Donate now.

Please support the victims of police and army brutality in Nigeria. They are in urgent need of support.  DONATE here, and read more about some of the people already supported.  More details on why you need to donate follow below. Introduction: Members of the Islamic Movement

Campaigning for political activists and human rights defenders

IHRC has since its foundation undertaken campaigns and advocacy work.  Some of that work is reflected across the IHRC website and compromises long term campaigns for justice, as well as advocacy and campaigns for those targeted and imprisoned for their beliefs.  Recent campaigns that have been also

Murderous police attacks continue ahead of Zakzakys’ trial

Violence aimed at quelling protests aimed at the release of Sheikh Ibrahim el-Zakzaky and his wife Mallima Zeenah is continuing in Nigeria ahead of the couple’s scheduled appearance in court tomorrow. At least one person, Muhsin Jafar, was killed in the capital yesterday when police