The federal government’s request for the proscription of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria has been granted by a Federal High Court in Abuja as Shiites group finally declared a terrorist group in Nigeria due to the recent activity carry out by them which are violating the peace of the country at large.
According to Sahara Reporters media, the court gave the order that the group should be proscribed following an ex parte application by the federal government on Thursday.
Justice Nkeonye Maha issued the order in a ruling in which she also designated the activities of the Shiite organization in any part of Nigeria “as acts of terrorism and illegality”.
The court restrained “any person or group of persons” from participating in any form of activities involving or concerning the IMN “under any name or platform” in Nigeria. To complete the process of the proscription of the group, the court ordered the Attorney-General of the Federation “to publish the order proscribing the respondent (Islamic Movement in Nigeria) in the official gazette and two national dailies”. Which imply that the group has been condemn by the federal government of Nigeria, and any move or protest made by them would be regarded as crime.