Nigerian Court Acquits Sheikh Zakzaky of All Charges
A Nigerian court on Wednesday acquitted Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) of all eight criminal charges against him, defense and prosecution lawyers said. Sheikh Zakzaky and his wife, Zeinah, had been in detention since 2015 when he was arrested after a clash in which the army killed an estimated 350 people at an IMN compound and a nearby mosque and burial ground in northern Kaduna state. ...
Nigeria’s Sheikh Zakzaky, Wife Freed from Jail
Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and his wife were acquitted by a court in Nigeria’s central state of Kaduna of all the charges levelled against them. The trial at the Kaduna State High Court started on May 15, 2018 and dragged on for over three years. The high court issued its final verdict on Wednesday, Ishaq Adam Ishaq, their lawyer, said in a statement. They were released ...
Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky's release warrant issued
TEHRAN, Jul. 28 (MNA) – Nigeria's “Kaduna” State High Court today acquitted the Secretary General of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and his wife of all charges and issued the release warrant on them.