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Sunday, 30 July 2017 08:59

The Third International Quds Day Conference organised by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria took place on Saturday the 29th of July 2017 at Merit House, Nigerian National Merit Award Secretariat, No. 22 J. T. Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama, Abuja. 

The programme was honoured with lectures by distinguished citizens and human right activiists, academics, religious/community leaders and students on various topics. The first lecture by Barr Festus Okoye on Balancing Human Rights was delivered by Barrister Usman Yakub introduced by Dr Shu'aibu Musa.

The Second Lecture on Key Challenges in Enforcing & Protecting Minority Rights in Nigeria by Femi Falana (SAN) was delivered by Ezenwa on behalf of Femi Falana. Mr Ezenwa is the Chairman Say No Compaign Organisation.

The Third lecure was delivered by Prof Chidi Odinkalu on Protecting Minority Rights in Nigeira. prof Chidi is the former Chairman of National Human Rights Commission. The Forth lecture was delivered by Dr John Danfulani- an Academician, Activist & Public Commentator, on Prejudice & Stereotypes: Debunking Misconceived Views of IMN- A christian perspective.

The fifth lecture was delivered by Alhaji  Mukhtar Surajo, a veteran Journalist, on Narratives and Realities: Media View of Zaria Massacre- Good coverage or Cover up?.

Other speakers in the conference include Hon Ebenezer Onyetekin and human right activist and commentator, Ustaz Tijjani Abdurra'uf and Deji Adeyanju who is also a human right activist.

After lectures by the distinguished speakers there was book launching titled Compodium of a Social Struggle reviewed by Mr Jude Ndukwe.

The programme ended peacefully despite the presence of security operatives.

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

Dr John Danfulani

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

Hon Ebeneza

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

3rd intl quds conference abuja 2017

Last Updated on Sunday, 30 July 2017 20:37