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Nasir el-Rufai Declares El-Zakzaky Illegal


Ibrahim-el-Zakzaky-600x3191Gov Nasir el-Rufai led administration in Kaduna state have issued an order declaring the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) led by Ibrahim Zakzaky, an unlawful society.

In a statement signed by spokesman of the government, Samuel Aruwan, the movement was on Friday, October 7, 2016 disclosed as an unlawful society disrupting the peace of the state.

The statement said further said the decision to outlaw the sect was arrived at during an executive council meeting which held on Thursday, October 6, 2016.

Zakzaky was arrested after the Shi’te movement, which he leads, allegedly obstructed the movement of the Chief Of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai in Kaduna State.


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