islamic movement of nigeria

Key decision expected in Zakzaky case

PRESS RELEASE – A ruling is expected on 28 July in the latest bid to throw out the case against the unlawfully imprisoned leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim el-Zakzaky and his wife, Mallima Zeenah. Lawyers who appeared in court for the

Nigeria Digest #137

From: Islamic Human Rights Commission 26 May 2021 Nigeria Digest #137 – Take action and write to your country’s Nigerian ambassador / High Commissioner and copy in the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention.Murderous Nigerian Police attacks continued on #FreeZakzaky protesters. You can find all the latest actions and information and

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

Buhari urged to release Zakzakys after positive Covid-19 diagnosis

PRESS RELEASE IHRC has written to the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, asking him to release the unlawfully detained leader of the Islamic Movement and his wife in order to protect them from the spread of Covid-19 in the country’s jails. Simultaneously IHRC has also

Nigeria Digest #135

From: Islamic Human Rights Commission16 January 2021Nigeria Digest #135 (Volume 4 issue 6) – Take Action and write to the Commonwealth. #Free Zakzaky protests continue in Nigeria. Sheikh Zakzaky donated necessities to the IDPs. You can find all the latest actions and information as well as the background to the