By Saminu Sani
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria organized Special prayers commemorating the martyrdom of Shaheed Mallam Musa Sadiq in Suleja, Niger state, on Sunday 27-4-2014/26-6-1435 who was killed last year.
Prayers were held at Fudiyya Islamic School followed by a Peaceful procession to township Cemetry where the Shahid was laid to rest.
The Amir of Suleja Mal Hassan Adamu, who delivered a Speech, described the Late Musa Sadiq as responsible whose death remain indelible in our minds for the rest of our life in our struggle to enthrone justice, equity and fraternity in our exploitative Society.
Mal Hassan said the Islamic Movement is sincere in its vision to uproot bad governance that does not recognize the existence of God Almighty and respect for the fundamental human right of its citizens and replace it with system of justice, equity and transparency.
“ We are not here to incite violence or unrest in the society because no any right thinking person will carry all members of his family to incite violence, we are peace loving people that want to live in peace and harmony under Islamic atmosphere’’. He emphasized
He also accused Nigerian Government to be careful in its attempt to clamp down on Islamic movement under the leadership of Sayyid Ibrahim Zakzaky, citing example of former military dictator Late Gen. Sani Abacha who did not succeed despite the fact that he was a Military General.
He concluded that remembering this great hero is in compliance with the directives of our spiritual leader who said we should eulogize those who sacrifice their lives for the struggle in the course of almighty Allah SWT.
In an interviewed with reporter of Pointer Express newspaper ,the widow of late Shahid Musa Sadiq malama Adama said she was very happy with his martyrdom because it is a blessing from Almighty Allah SWT which everybody is aspiring to achieve, for the fact that he was killed in propagating Islam, I have nothing to regret, I only missed my husband.”I am very comfortable with my life as the Shuhada Foundation is taking good care of us also my Special appreciation goes to Islamic Movement in Suleja for doing everything possible to make us happy, urging members to continue and sacrifice for the sake of Almighty Allah in order to achieve our vision."
It could be recalled late Shahid Musa Sadiq was shot dead on 5th March-2013 by a combine team of Police and soldiers during an annual procession organized by Islamic Movement in Suleja to mark the birthday commemoration of sayyada Fatima Zahra, the daughter of prophet Muhammad SAW when the Nigerian Military Operatives from Zuma Barracks opened fire on innocent muslims.
The late Musa was an indigene of Toto in Nasarawa State had attended Nurul Huda Islamic Primary School in Toto and then proceeded to Government Science Secondary school Suleja, he also attended Quranic studies with Mal Muhammadu Itawa at Unguwar Bayi which he succeeded to memorized in six months,he also worked at Madrasatul Sakafatul Islamiyya at Unguwar tsohuwar Post office Suleja as a teacher.
On 7th August 2010 the late Musa married Malama Adama A Hamid and the family was blessed with two kids Fatima (3years old) and Sukaina (5 months old).