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Nigeria urged to release religious leader amid virus outbreak

Nigeria urged to release religious leader amid virus outbreak

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has urged the country’s authorities to release its already severely ailing leader Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky given the risks he faces from continued imprisonment amid the outbreak of the new coronavirus. RNA - The IMN made the plea in a statement addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari and the local officials in the north-central Kaduna State, where...

Nigerian court resumes trial of Sheikh Zakzaky

Nigerian court resumes trial of Sheikh Zakzaky

At the resumed hearing of his case on Thursday, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky was granted access to his doctors following a request by his legal team who argued that the doctor in the prison where Sheikh Zakzaky is kept has admitted that he cannot handle the medical conditions of the Muslim cleric and his wife. RNA - At the resumed hearing of his case on Thursday, Sheikh...

Nigerian Muslim leader Zakzaky, wife in critical health condition: Lawyer

Nigerian Muslim leader Zakzaky, wife in critical health condition: Lawyer

Nigeria’s Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky and his wife are in critical health condition, their lawyer has said after their trial was postponed due to their deteriorating health. RNA - According to a report by the London-based Islamic Human Rights Commission, Femi Falana said on Thursday that his clients - jailed Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife Mallimah Zinat...

Media silent on Nigeria atrocities against Shaykh Zakzaky

Media silent on Nigeria atrocities against Shaykh Zakzaky

Sayyed Hoseyni says that the media is silent on Nigeria’s atrocities against Shaykh Zakzaky, the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria. RNA – University lecturer Sayyed Hoseyni says he believes the atrocities against senior Nigerian Muslim figure, Shaykh Ibrahim Zakzaky, and his supporters are not getting any media attention, according to Yemen’s al-Masirah...

Shaykh Zakzaky transformed Africa

Shaykh Zakzaky transformed Africa

The seminary and university teacher said that Shaykh Ibrahim Zakzaky transformed Africa ‎and said, “Unfortunately, that some Iranians politicians haven’t taken any stance against ‎oppression and are silent regarding the oppression of the arrogant powers.” ‎ RNA – Speaking at a conference entitled “Supporting Shaykh Zakzaky, Nigeria’s Oppressed...

The consequences of Shaykh Zakzaky’s illegal imprisonment are on the Nigerian ‎government

The consequences of Shaykh Zakzaky’s illegal imprisonment are on the Nigerian ‎government

The Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom issued a statement condemning the unlawful ‎detention of Nigerian Shi’ah leader, Hujjat al-Islam Shaykh Ibrahim Zakzaky.‎ RNA – The Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom issued a statement condemning the ‎illegal imprisonment of Nigerian Shi’ah leader, Hujjat al-Islam Shaykh Ibrahim Zakzaky.‎ Hujjat al-Islam...

Physician Warns about Deteriorating Health Condition of Detained Nigerian Cleric

Physician Warns about Deteriorating Health Condition of Detained Nigerian Cleric

The health condition of Nigeria’s top Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky is worsening in prison, his doctor Naser Omar warned on Sunday, recounting the situation after Zakzaky’s four years of arbitrary detention in the African country’s prisons. RNA - “In the past years, and due to the army’s cruel measures, Sheikh Zakzaky’s health condition has been...

Nigeria Muslim cleric Zakzaky to return home after harassment in India

Nigeria Muslim cleric Zakzaky to return home after harassment in India

Nigerian Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaki and his wife are to return to the country from India, where they had traveled in vain hope of receiving medical treatment for injuries they had received during a brutal crackdown back home. RNA - “Sheikh Zakazky and Mallimah Zinat have stated they will return to Nigeria rather than continue to be harassed and denied...

Nigeria government, US hampering Sheikh Zakzaky’s treatment in India

Nigeria government, US hampering Sheikh Zakzaky’s treatment in India

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), whose leader Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky has been transferred to India to receive medical care, says the Nigerian and US governments have been trying to hamper the cleric’s treatment. RNA - In a statement published on Wednesday, the IMN complained that the Nigerian government was trying “to frustrate doctors from offering...

Nigeria’s Sheikh Zakzaky, wife head for India to receive medical care

Nigeria’s Sheikh Zakzaky, wife head for India to receive medical care

Nigeria’s Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky has headed for India to receive treatment as his health condition is deteriorating after spending four years in detention along with his wife, who was also injured during a crackdown by Nigerian authorities in 2015. RNA - The 66-year-old cleric, along with his wife Zinat, embarked on a journey to India on Monday,...