By Ibrahim Usman
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the guardianship of His Eminence Allama Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) will on 26th July, 2015 commemorate the first annual anniversary of the Zaria Quds Day massacre.
The conference is a follow up to the series of events marking the incident to take place in Zaria.First of its kind, the conference is scheduled to take place at the Sheraton Hotel, Abuja in the morning and will feature international dignitaries of high repute.
Renowned scholar and Chief Imam of Washington U.S.A, Imam Muhammmad Al-Asi will deliver a paper on “Al-Quds: Historical Perspective and the Significance of Marking the International Quds Day”.
A segment of the day’s event will be a symposium with a theme, “From Al-Quds to Zaria: A Melting Pot of Rights Violation, Veil of Bias and Conspiracy of Silence”, in which dignitaries from Iraq, Iran, Malaysia and London, including cream of Nigerian human rights activists will participate.
The conference will also feature exhibition on the images, sights and sounds of Zaria Quds Day massacre.
His Eminence Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky is expected to give a closing remark.