Kano (IP) – People in Kano and other parts of Nigeria hold various celebrations following the release of the Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaki, and his wife from prison.

Iran PressAfrica: The people of Kano have come out to the streets to celebrate the release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaki and his wife and the victory of the resistance against the Nigerian government.

On Wednesday, the Kaduna State High Court released the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and his wife after six years in prison.

Kaduna State High Court judge said the government had failed to provide evidence of eight charges against Zakzaki and his wife.

Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaki and his wife were arrested on December 13, 2015, during a Nigerian military raid on a Husseiniyah in Zaria.


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