Says he’s in incarceration after launch from jail
By Abdulmumin Murtala – Kano
The chief of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky revealed that he’s assured that almost all of Nigerians will select the Islamic system of presidency over the neocolonial system of presidency.
This is simply as he accused the Federal Government of gross violation of his elementary proper by being disallowed to journey in a foreign country for remedy regardless of his deteriorating well being situation.
The Islamic scholar made the assertion whereas responding to questions in an unique reside programme with the Iranian Press TV monitored in Kano Wednesday night, being the primary interview he had with the media since his launch on July 28.
“Even after the incarceration, we are still in another incarceration since they have refused to allow us to travel outside the country.”
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The scholar additionally said that the Islamic Movement is being democratic by merely in search of for the Islamic system of governance as in opposition to the neocolonial system within the nation in the present day including that it’s the alternative of the vast majority of Nigerians if a plebiscite have been to happen.
“I believe that if there will be a plebiscite in this country and people will be asked ‘which system would you like? Is it the status quo, which is inherited from the British colonialists or the Islamic system?
“I’m sure that the majority will choose the Islamic system. [Because] it will be the government of the people after all,” he added.
Zakzaky stated, though, the authorities in Nigeria strictly forbid any such vote, he didn’t rule out the prospect of the institution of such a system in Nigeria.
“However, this depended on the people being given the choice” much like what occurred in Iran with the referendum that adopted the victory of the nation’s Islamic Revolution in 1979.
“Nigerian authorities admit in private not in public, that they fear the Islamic Movement and the potential that it may help establish the Islamic system just as the Revolution in Iran.
“But all the IMN is after is democracy. What is a democracy? It is the government of the people” he stated.
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