Abuja - The Islamic Movement of Nigeria has warned of
consequences if their leader, Sheikh El-Zakzaky is continued to be detained,
The group also known as the Shiites, has demanded the
unconditional release their leader, El-Zakzaky.
El-Zakzaky together with his wife have been detained since
December 2015 following a clash between the Shiites and the Nigerian Army in
Zaria, Kaduna State.
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The Kaduna State had put together an inquiry to investigate
what had actually happened and the outcomes of the investigation concluded that
El-Zakzaky is to be blamed for the many loses because of the clash.
In a statement the Islamic group states "we demand that
out leader and wife must be released unconditionally without delay."
El-Zakzaky had asked for bail at the Federal High Court in
Abuja but the court refused the bail application.
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