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IHRC urges Buhari to free Zakzakys on eve of trial

PRESS RELEASE: IHRC has again written to the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, urging him to free the leader of the country’s Islamic Movement, Sheikh Ibrahim el-Zakzaky and his wife Mallima Zeenah and end their near five-year ordeal. The couple remain in custody in Kaduna

IHRC letter to Buhari urges him to end Zakzakys' ordeal

Dear President, I am writing once again to draw your urgent attention to the unlawful detention of the leader of the country’s Islamic Movement, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, together with his wife Mallimah Zeenah. As you will no doubt be aware, the couple remain in custody

ALERT – NIGERIA: Demand the ICC to expedite investigation

Background Requested Action Model template Background The Free Zakzaky campaign asks campaigners to demand the International Criminal Court (ICC) to expedite its processes in order to guard against the possibility of vital evidence and witnesses being eliminated in an attempt to undermine justice in the

Nigerian authorities seeking to destroy Zaria massacre evidence

PRESS RELEASE IHRC has received credible information from sources on the ground in Nigeria that authorities are seeking to destroy evidence and witnesses relating to government atrocities committed against supporters of the country’s Islamic Movement. The intelligence suggests that individuals including eye-witnesses may be at

New report highlights illegality of US sanctions

Islamic Human Rights Commission 15 January 2019 PRESS RELEASE – Worldwide: New report highlights cost and illegality of US sanctions The use by the United States of sanctions as an instrument to effect regime change and coerce nations should be challenged more robustly by the