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Whereabouts of Sheikh Zakzaky Now Unknown

Whereabouts of Sheikh Zakzaky Now Unknown

TEHRAN, May 19 (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has expressed great concerns about the whereabouts of its Leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, claiming that he was last seen or heard from yesterday soon after he was arraigned before a Kaduna state high court.In a statement made available to newsmen by the president of the Media Forum of the Islamic Movement, Ibrahim Musa, the...

First Zakzaky interview after 2 years in prison

First Zakzaky interview after 2 years in prison

TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (Press Shia) – After International call upon Nigerian government to pay heed to the critical health condition of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), who is in prison for two years with no trial and legal prosecution, the regime allows the cleric to meet with his own doctors. He says that in the past he was just visited by security physicians...

VIDEO: 1st Zakzaky interview after 2 years in prison

VIDEO: 1st Zakzaky interview after 2 years in prison

TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – After International call upon Nigerian government to pay heed to the critical health condition of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the Muslims in Nigeria , who is in prison for two years with no trial and legal prosecution, the regime allows the cleric to meet with his own doctors.He says that in the past he was just visited by security physicians and this...

Ibrahim Zakzaky still detained, with critical health condition

Ibrahim Zakzaky still detained, with critical health condition

TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (Press Shia) – Two years after being detained, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), is still kept in Nigerian government’s prison and the officials are ignoring his critical health condition. According to what Mehr News has found in a latest contact with Sheikh Zakzaky’s daughter, the Islamic scholar is in critical health condition and...

Nigerians call Buhari to free Sheikh Zakzaky

Nigerians call Buhari to free Sheikh Zakzaky

TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (Press Shia) – Musa, the President of IMN’s Media Forum told Mehr News Agency that after 700 days of unwarranted detention of Sheikh Zakzaky, Zakzaky’s wife, and companions, still nobody has heard of his destiny.Ibrahim Musa, the President of Media Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) told Mehr News Agency on Sunday that Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is...

IHRC condemns police attack on pro-Zakzaky protestors

IHRC condemns police attack on pro-Zakzaky protestors

TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (Press Shia) – IHRC has strongly condemned Tuesday's unnecessary use of violence by security forces against protestors marching to demand the release of the leader of Nigeria's Islamic Movement.Police used tear gas, water cannon and dogs to disperse the peaceful demonstration in the capital Abuja. The demonstration was called to draw attention to the ongoing illegal detention of...

Shaykh Zakzaky an ‘ambassador of peace’ in Nigeria

Shaykh Zakzaky an ‘ambassador of peace’ in Nigeria

Press Shia Agency – The member of the Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom emphasised the promotion of peace in Nigeria and pointed out that Shaykh Zakzaky is an “ambassador of peace” in the country.Press Shia Agency – In a meeting with a group of Shi’ah clerics from Nigeria, Ayatollah Abbas Ka’bi, the representative of Khuzestan province in Iran’s Assembly of...

HRW urges Nigeria to free Zakzaky, halt suppression of Shia group

HRW urges Nigeria to free Zakzaky, halt suppression of Shia group

Press Shia Agency - Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on Nigeria to end its heavy-handed crackdown on a mainstream Shia group led by Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and release the prominent cleric from prison. Press Shia Agency - In a statement published on Wednesday, the New York-based rights organization said Nigeria should abide by a recent court ruling that ordered the unconditional freedom...

Nigeria relocates Zakzaky, spouse over assassination attempt fears

Nigeria relocates Zakzaky, spouse over assassination attempt fears

Press Shia - The detained leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) and his wife have been relocated to an undisclosed safe location amid fears of assassination attempts. Press Shia Agency - According to reports, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and Zeenat were moved to the unnamed detention center in the capital Abuja on Saturday.   In early December, the Abuja division of...