By Khalid Idris Doya
Touched by the continued aggression of Israeli forces on innocent Palestinians, Abul Fadl Foundation has organized a seminar on the plight of Palestinians in Palestine. The seminar was held at Shagali Royal Guest House in Yola, last Saturday.
The seminar also reviewed the complementary role of the Nigerian military during the Goodluck Jonathan administration as an extension of the Israeli Defence Force, which opened fire and killed Brothers and Sisters of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria during the Quds Dayprocession in 2014.
Speaker at the occasion, Malam Muhammad Abbare from Gombe stressed the need for identifying with the cause of Palestinians as an obligation, and called on participants to sacrifice whatever they have in the cause of Islam.
He said, everyone has a role to play in the current agitation for justice and establishment of Islam in Nigeria and all over the world.
Among the dignitaries that attended were Alhaji Isma’il, Executive Secretary of Muslim Council, Yola, Hajiya Rukayya of FM FOMBINA and staff of Adamawa Television (ATV).
A review of the Zaria Quds Day massacre was conducted, where witness accounts were presented.
Similarly, the life and times of the 3 sons of Sheikh Zakzaky martyred by the Nigerian military on that day was also narrated, which revoked deep sympathy among participants.
Video clips of the Zaria massacre and the current brutality of Palestinians were also shown.
At the end of the occasion, participants were acquainted the current global situation of Palestinians and extension of the global arrogance around the world.