Nigeria

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  • Arbaeen pilgrims, Karbala (file photo) 2019-10-06 15:52

    Arbaeen preparation: towards global justice

    In the name of Allah who states “Shall We treat those who believe and work deeds of righteousness the same as those who do mischief on earth? Shall we treat those who guard against evil, the same as those who turn aside from the right?" Q38:28  

  • Nigeria 2019-10-06 15:25

    By Abdullahi Junaidu

    "As Nigerians celebrate #59 years anniversary of independence"

    Remember it's going to relegation always in terms of education, security, health sector, infrastructure and other social amenities, 

  • انتقال شیخ زکزاکی به بیمارستانی در هند 2019-08-16 19:25

    Cleric expresses Iran’s support for Sheikh Zakzaky’s treatment

    (Tasnim) – The secretary general of the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought (WFPIST) has assured Nigerian Muslim leader Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky that Iran would do its utmost to help the process of his medical treatment.

  • Nigeria 2019-08-14 12:05

    By Abdulmumin Giwa

    Lies, Calumny, Blackmail: “Islamic Movement in Nigeria is not a Shi’a organization” –Elrufai and Gang

    KADUNA/ NIGERIA - In their efforts to convince Nigerians as to why they are in an all-out war with the Islamic Movement Nigeria under the revered leadership of Sheikh Ibrheem Zakzaky (H), the government, especially the Kaduna state government, along with some half-baked, turbaned hungry scholars engaged themselves in feeding the public with lies, calumny and blackmail.

  • As we celebrate this Eid 2019-08-14 12:01

    By Abdullahi Junaidu

    As we celebrate this Eid

    JIGAWA/ NIGERIA - As majority of Muslims Ummah are celebrating Eidel kabeer today

  • Iran urges Nigeria to provide Sheikh Zakzaky with prompt medical care 2019-08-02 13:40

    By Abdullahi Junaidu

    Are you calling us Terrorist?

    KATSINA/ NIGERIA-  Recently, the desperate and murderous Nigerian Govt under the administration of western puppet bloodthirsty tyrant Buhari, declared Islamic Movement under the leadership of his eminence Sheikh Zakzaky as "terrorist" which shows the govt blunder and failure clearly, this declaration was objected and confronted  by many rationale and conscious people from in and outside Nigeria.

  • MPs 2019-07-23 19:24

    Iranian parliament urges release of prominent cleric Zakzaky

    TEHRAN – A number of Iranian MPs issued a statement on Tuesday urging release of Nigerian Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky.

  • Iran urges Nigeria to provide Sheikh Zakzaky with prompt medical care 2019-07-23 18:18

    Iran urges Nigeria to provide Sheikh Zakzaky with prompt medical care

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi has urged the Nigerian government to immediately provide medical care for the top Shia cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky and his wife.

  • Montazeri urges Nigeria to send Sheikh Zakzaky to Iran for treatment 2019-07-20 20:14

    Montazeri urges Nigeria to send Sheikh Zakzaky to Iran for treatment

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Jafar Montazeri, Iran’s prosecutor general, has urged the Nigerian judiciary to release Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky, the top Shiite cleric and leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), and send him to Iran for medical treatment.

  • Ibrahim El-Zazaky 2019-07-18 15:21

    Nigeria court to hear Zakzaky’s application for medical travel

    A Kaduna State High Court will hear the application of the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Ibrahim El-Zazaky and his wife, who are seeking to travel to India for medical attention.

  • Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-07-17 12:00

    By Najeeb Maigatari

    Why Sheikh Zakzaky Should Be Released?

    NIGERIA/ JIGAWA - "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.” -Martin Luther King Jr. 

  • Qom Seminary slams Nigeria for mistreatment of Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-07-15 20:38

    Qom Seminary slams Nigeria for mistreatment of Sheikh Zakzaky

    TEHRAN – The Society of Qom Seminary Teachers has strongly denounced the Nigerian government for its mistreatment of Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky, a top Shiite cleric and leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN).

  • Nigerian seminary students in Qom show solidarity with Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-07-13 23:52

    Nigerian seminary students in Qom show solidarity with Sheikh Zakzaky

    TEHRAN – Nigerian seminary students in Qom have expressed their solidarity with the imprisoned leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.

  • Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-07-10 12:16

    By Mohammed Ibraheem Zakzaky

    Assassination of my father Sheikh Zakzaky is almost done

    NIGERIA/ ZARIA - “... An assassination in progress and it is almost done. And the assassins are clearly determined to see it through.”

  • Ambassador: Good measures taken for release of Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-07-09 19:36

    Ambassador: Good measures taken for release of Sheikh Zakzaky

    TEHRAN – Iranian Ambassador to Nigeria Morteza Rahimi has underlined the efforts made by the Islamic Republic for the release of top Shiite cleric and leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky.

  • Nigerian envoy to Tehran summoned over Sheikh Zakzaky’s conditions 2019-07-08 22:23

    Nigerian envoy to Tehran summoned over Sheikh Zakzaky’s conditions

    TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry has summoned Nigeria’s envoy to Tehran to voice the Islamic Republic’s concerns over the conditions of top Shiite cleric and leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky.

  • Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-06-30 13:48

    Sheikh Zakzaky in dire health condition: report

    TEHRAN – Top Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been held for four years on trumped-up allegations by the Nigerian government, has been reported to be in poor health.

  • Three Years after the unjustifiable Zaria massacre 2019-06-03 13:55

    By Ammar Muhammad Rajab

    International Qud’s Day, Zaria massacre, Nigerian Army and Wahabism in Nigeria

    NIGERIA/ ABUJA - This year’s annual International Qud’s day comes with special processions around the world due to the continued aggressive responses of the illegal state of Israel against Palestinians. People who choose humanity above all labels, came out en masse around the world to show their solidarity to the oppressed Palestinians and woes to Israel. In Nigeria, over 20 cities including the federal capital territory, Abuja members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky held this year Qud’s procession. This year's procession ended peacefully except in Kaduna, where the Nigerian Police use live ammunition on the protesters were they injured 3 and arrested 12 protesters.

  • Muhammad Buhari 2019-05-27 12:16

    By Sadeq Aliyu

    Buhari invited Netanyahu as IMN Members pressure at Juma'at mosque

    ABUJA/ NIGERIA - President Muhammad Buhari has sent a letter inviting Benjamin Netanyahu, the Prime Minister of Israel to Nigeria, few days after returning from Saudi Arabia, as on Friday 24/05/2019 he was pressured to free sheikh Zakzaky by thousands of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria in the national mosque Abuja.

  • Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-05-21 11:52

    By Ammar Muhammad Rajab

    How Sheikh Zakzaky distributes foodstuffs to the needy for fasting for the past 20 years        

    NIGERIA/ ABUJA - The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria has distributed foodstuffs worth millions of naira to the needy on the occasion of this year’s fasting season to help mitigate the suffering of the poor and the needy in Zaria as it have been his tradition. The distribution started on Saturday the 29 Sha’aban 1440, which is equivalent to 4/5/2019 and ended on 1st Ramadan.

  • Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-05-20 11:30

    By Ammar Muhammad Rajab

    Dissecting Bin Salman’s utterances on Sheikh Zakzaky

    NIGERIA/ ABUJA - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Muhammad Bin Salman, also known as MBS, during his interview with the American Time Magazine last year declared that they have succeeded in altering what he termed as; “attempt to overthrow the government by Al-Zakzaky in Nigeria.”

  • زکزاکی 2019-05-18 19:46

    Nigerian army opens fire on protesters demanding release of Zakzaky

    TEHRAN - The Nigerian army has opened fire on protesters demanding the release of top Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been held for four years on trumped-up allegations.

  • Imrana Sheme Umar 2019-05-05 10:51

    By Imrana Sheme Umar

    United states of Africa for the great good

    Nigeria/ Katsina - The first come in mind is the border, religious sects, tribalism, language diversity, political affiliation, and other potential conflicts. Just by so mentioning “United States of Africa”. Let take a look at the current situation of our country individually in more details;

  • Iran’s growth in science and technology ‘notable’: Nigerian minister 2019-05-03 15:24

    Iran’s growth in science and technology ‘notable’: Nigerian minister

    TEHRAN – Despite sanctions, Iran experienced a notable growth in science and technology and is a great example for the nations which sought self-sufficiency and independence, the Nigerian Minister of Education Adamu Adamu said, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Iran hails Nigeria’s move to provide health services for Sheikh Zakzaky 2019-04-27 20:06

    Iran hails Nigeria’s move to provide health services for Sheikh Zakzaky

    TEHRAN – Tehran on Saturday welcomed the Nigerian government’s “positive” move to allow a medical team to visit and examine Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of Nigeria’s Shiite community, and his wife, the Iranian Foreign Ministry website reported.

  • Sheikh Zakzaky and the Nigerians 2019-03-16 10:51

    Sheikh Zakzaky and the Nigerians

    ZARIA - History has recorded so many men and their great works, floating on the pages of books events has unfold some are ceremonious and some are brutal. The event of karbala to some people with shallow perceptions takes it as an historical illusion.

  • Tehran felicitates Senegal, Nigeria on successful polls 2019-03-02 22:11

    Tehran felicitates Senegal, Nigeria on successful polls

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Friday offered congratulations to Senegal and Nigeria on holding presidential elections successfully.

  • Ahmad Salkida 2019/01/07

    By Ahmad Salkida

    Why troops are losing ground to ISWAP

    ABUJA - In the few days leading to the eclipse on 2018, reports from the warfront in North East Nigeria provoked huge concerns, fiercely stirring panic within communities in and around Maiduguri, Borno state. Governor Kashim Shettima, within this period, quickly called an emergency security meeting to receive briefs from different security commands in the state. At the Executive chambers of the Government House, Maiduguri, the seat of power in the state, the situation was grim and faces drawn.

  • Professor Dahiru Yahya 2018-12-25 11:07

    Islam is at stake in Northern Nigeria

    Professor Dahiru Yahya delivered a speech at the Conference on Opportunities and Challenges in Nigeria in which he called on the international community to demand accountability from the Nigerian Federal Government for atrocities it has committed in Nigeria.

  • Ali Isah Omogbai 2018-12-15 17:20

    By Ali Isah Omogbai

    Nigeria's Buhari rattled by Boko Haram attacks as election approaches in 2019

    TEHRAN - Insecurity is a major electoral issue for President Muhammadu Buhari as he seeks re-election in 2019 polls. When Buhari won the presidential election in 2015 among the promises made was to restore the country back to peace and to ensure total security in the state, creation of job opportunities, better and easy life for the masses.