The leader of the Islamic Movement, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky on Tuesday in Faskari town of Katsina State. donated blankets, drugs and mosquito nets to the internally displaced persons, IDPs, to help them stay warm during the cool season.
A representative of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky in Funtua, Sheikh Rabi’u Abdullahi, on the occasion, said the choice of the Faskari IDPs was made by the Sheikh to assist the Internally Displaced Persons who left their villages for fear of attack from the bandits.
Sheikh Zakzaky who has been incarcerated since the Zaria massacre in December 2015, represented by Sheikh Rabi’u, said the kind gesture was done out of passion and love. He said Sheikh would continue helping people especially in this period of hardship.
Sheikh Rabi’u Funtua called on the Federal Government to unconditionally, release the leader of the sect for proper medical attention. He called on citizens to uphold the dictum that injustice to one is an injustice to all, saying Zakzaky distributed drugs and Mosquito net on 18 August 2020 to same IDP camp.