Security officers on Thursday beefed operations within the Kaduna State capital following the resumed trial of the embattled chief of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakzaky and his spouse, Zeenat on the state excessive courtroom.
All main roads resulting in the Kaduna State High Court Complex have been cordoned off by safety operatives.
Security can be beefed up on the courtroom premises, to avert to the breakdown of regulation and order, particularly with the violent protests by IMN members.
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El-Zakzaky and his spouse are going through an eight-count by the Kaduna State authorities over allegations of culpable murder, illegal meeting, and disruption of the general public peace, amongst others.
During the final courtroom sitting on December 5, 2019, the presiding choose, Justice Gideon Kurada ordered the Department of State Security Service (DSS) to switch the IMN chief and his spouse to the detention facility of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS) in Kaduna State, with the intention to enable their attorneys have easy accessibility to them.
Justice Kurada’s order was a sequel to the applying filed by counsel to the IMN chief, Haruna Magashi on the resumed listening to of the primary go well with, eight months after the final adjourned date on March twenty sixth, 2019.