Update on last week events including protests and daily sit out in Abuja and Nigerian Govt’s attempts to legitimise unconstitutional detention of Sheikh Zakzaky.
Demonstrators in the capital Abuja marking the second anniversary of the massacre of over 1000 supporters of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria have reported the deployment of police to head off their protest.
Tuesday, 12 December from 3pm GMT Worldwide
The vigil is to be held outside the Embassy of Myanmar, 19a Charles St, London W1J 5DX (nearest tube statioins Green Park, Bond Street)
Saturday, 22 July from 4 – 6pm
Tens of thousands of supporters of Sheikh Zakzaky took part in the procession in the capital today but countless others were stopped by armed forces
The aim of the protest is to call attention to the Zaria massacre, in which at least 350 Shiite Muslims were killed by the Nigerian military
Thursday, 12 May