FOUR YEARS SINCE THE ZARIA MASSACRE AND JUSTICE IS YET TO BE DONE

Four years ago, in December 2015 the Nigerian army attacked the Hussainiyyah Baqiyyatullah and subsequently Sheikh Zakzaky’s residence and Dar Alrahma. They inhumanely massacred over a thousand innocent people among them 297 women, 23 pregnant, 548 men, 193 children and 39 families wiped out. The army committed heinous crimes that included setting the buildings on fire, burning people alive, murdering infants and dumping the bodies in mass graves. They went on to demolish all the buildings and in Dar Alrahma where many martyrs are buried, other than demolishing all the…

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Anthony Joshua regains his glory

Anthony Joshua on Saturday defeated Andy Ruiz Jr at the Diriyah Arena, Saudi Arabia to reclaim his IBF, WBA and WBO titles. Joshua lost the titles to Ruiz in a shock June defeat in New York. With his victory, Joshua has joined greats such as Muhammad Ali, Lennox Lewis and Evander Holyfield on the list of heavyweights to reclaim world titles. Dominating from the outset, Joshua won by margins of 118-110 on two scorecards with the third judge making it 119-109.

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