The pioneer of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and three different pioneers of the gathering have been charged to court.
El-Zakaky, Mallama Zeenah Ibrahim, Yakub Yahaya Katsina and Sanusi Abdulkadir Koki all distinguished as pioneers of the IMN are confronting eight tallies verging on at fault murder, inducing aggravation and advancing unlawful gathering.
The Kaduna State Government recorded the charges previously the Kaduna State High Court of Justice, over two years after the conflict between the Nigeria Army and individuals from the group prompted his capture.
Each of the four respondents were blamed for guilty murder, an offense deserving of death, for causing the demise of a fighter, Cpl Yakubu Dnakaduna.
A duplicate of the charge sheet demonstrates that the state government recorded the suit on April 19, 2018.
The main check peruses, “That you, Mallam Ibrahim Al-Zakzaky, Mallama Zeenah Ibrahim, Yakub Yahaya Katsina and Sanusi Abdulkadir Koki being pioneers of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria approximately the twelfth day of December 2015 at Zaria concurred alongside different individuals from the Sect to complete an illicit demonstration, to mind: while equipped with risky weapons, for example, guns, firearms, dane firearms, cutlasses, blades, sling, tomahawks, clubs and sticks blocked Sokoto Road, Sabon Gari, Zaria and other real streets inside the environs and kept the escort of the Chief of Army Staff and the overall population from accessing the streets and same act was done in compatibility of the said understanding and you in this manner submitted an offense culpable under Section 59 of the Penal Code Law of Kaduna State 2017.”
The second charge peruses, “That you, Mallam Ibrahim Al-Zakzaky, Mallama Zeenah Ibrahim, Yakub Yahaya Katsina and Sanusi Abdulkadir Koki being pioneers of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria approximately the twelfth day of December 2015 at Zaria abetted the commission of the offense of Culpable Homicide culpable with death by individuals from the Islamic Movement in Nigeria which offense was conferred by blocking Sokoto Road and real Roads in Zaria and its environs while equipped with perilous weapons, for example, for example, guns, firearms, dane firearms, cutlasses, blades, launch, tomahawks, clubs and sticks and in this manner caused the demise of one 98NA/46/2900 Cpl Yakubu Dnakaduna of the Nigeria Army in the company of the Chief of Army Staff by shooting him with weapons when the said 98NA/46/2900 Cpl Yakubu Dankaduna landed from one of the vehicles in the escort of the Chief of Army Staff so as to scatter the individuals from Islamic Movement in Nigeria and clear the street, which offense was submitted in outcome of your abetment, and you along these lines conferred an offense in opposition to Section 47 and culpable under Section 190 of the Penal Code Law of Kaduna State 2017.”
Since the conflict between the Shiites and individuals from the Nigeria Army on December 12, 2015, El-Zakzaky has been held by government experts.
His capture and confinement prompted arrangement of challenges by Shiites in a few sections of the nation.
The dissents have proceeded notwithstanding a prohibition on the IMN by the Kaduna State Government.
Late dissents in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, has turned vicious with the police utilizing nerve gas to scatter the nonconformists who, as far as it matters for them, pelted police vehicles and staff with stones.