JUST IN: DSS ready to comply with court order on El-Zakzaky

The  Department of State Services, DSS on Monday declared that it was ready to release the detained leader of Shi’ites, the Islamic Moment in Nigeria, IMN,  Sheik Ibrahim El- Zakzaky in compliance with the ruling of a Kaduna High Court to allow him to travel India for medical treatment.

In a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja today by its Spokesperson, Dr Peter Afunanya, the Service disclosed that this followed the receipt of the said Court order on Monday.

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It stated that ” consequently, the Service is liaising with relevant stakeholders to ensure compliance. Conformity with the order is in line with the Service’s avowed commitment to the Rule of Law inherent in a democracy”.

The statement however silent on the fate of the detained Islamic leader’s wife, Zainab who was granted the request along with him.

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