Secondly, IMN enjoys some misplaced sympathies from Nigerians who are not necessarily supporters of the group but who end up sympathizing with them while castigating the authorities for the wrong reasons.
The generality of Nigerians must wake up to this stark reality staring at us in the face. The security agencies have been battling day and night towards ensuring that Nigeria stays united and free from security threats.
But protests are not for terrorists. Global best practice is for protesters to act within limits dictated by the law of the land. Violence taints protests, removes legitimacy from the cause of protesters that rely on violence.
Tahir was said to have been travelling Gembu town, the headquarters of Sardauna local government area where they were posted for their national service with 18 other NYSC members when the accident happened.
Some individuals under the aegis of Concerned Women/Africa Arise for Change Network took over the National Assembly complex in protest of the activities of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria.
The House of Representatives will announce its 102 standing committees in September, Honourable Yusuf Gagdi (APC-Plateau), member of the ad-hoc Committee on media and publicity has said.