The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has expressed concern over the continued detention of its leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.
El-Zakzaky has been in detention since December 2015 after the Nigerian Army’s onslaught on its members, which led to the Zaria massacre.
This was made known by Ibrahim Musa, President Media Forum of the Movement, in a press statement released on Thursday marking the fourth anniversary of the Zaria Massacre.
IMN described the continued detention of El-Zakzaky as “systemic oppression.”
The statement read: “The days 12-14th December 2019 mark the fourth anniversary of the Zaria Massacre. On days like those, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and thousands of his followers faced the most brutal crackdown ever,…