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Sheikh Zakzaky Condemns the killing of Shia Schollar in Egypt

The Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, his eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky condemned the killing of Sheikh Hasan Shahata in Cairo, Egypt by Wahabi Takfiri group.

 Speaking after weekly Tafsir at Husainiyyah Baqiyyatullah Zaria on Wednesday the 26th of June 2013, Sheikh Zakzaky expressed with dismay how can the Takfiri group consider  thier condemnable actions as Islamic! 

On June 23,  hundreds of Takfiris group sorrounded and attacked the house of Shia cleric Sheikh Hassan Shahata in the village of Abu Mussalam in Giza Province when the Sheikh with his students were commemorating the birthday anniversary of Imam Mahdi(AJ) in his residence. 

Carrying different kind of arms such as sticks,knives, cutlasses, iron rode etc, The Takfiri group  brutally killed  him and three of his followers and dragged their bodies on the streets- an event which generated condemnations from all parts of the world.

Takfiris are the folllowers of Ibn Taimiyyah and Ibn Abdulwahab, they claim that only their interpretation of Islam is correct and believe that all other Muslims are infidels.