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Court adjourns indefinitely trial of El-Zakzaky, wife

A Kaduna State High Court presided over by Justice Gideon Kurada on Monday adjourned indefinitely, the trial of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiite, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zinat. NAN reports that El-Zakzaky and wife, are standing trial over allegations of culpable homicide, unlawful assembly, and […]
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Shiites take ‘free El-Zakzaky’ protests to U.S, British consulates in Abuja

Don’t be cowed, Murray-Bruce tells Aisha Buhari

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also called Shiites, yesterday staged protests to the consulates of the United States of America and the British High Commission in Abuja. The move was to mark one year of calls to free its leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky andhis wife who have been in detention for over two […]
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Why El-Zakzaky can’t be released now – El-Rufai

Why El-Zakzaky can’t be released now – El-Rufai

Though there was an order by a Federal High Court in 2016 that he be released, El-Rufai revealed that the order had no bearing on El-Zakzaky’s current case Noah Ebije and Sola Ojo, Kaduna Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El- Rufai, has given an insight into why detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), […]
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Killing the Shiites: In whose interest?

Killing the Shiites: In whose interest?

I have also heard people argue that the shooting and killing of Shiites is a preemptive measure because of the fear of what they will become in future? Clem Aguiyi “If justice is taken away, then what are sovereignty if not great bands of robbers.” -Augustine Hippo   Coming from a family with a history […]
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Outrage over El-Zakzaky’s N3.5m monthly feeding

Emotions ranging from disbelief, anger and outrage have trailed the expose by Minister Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, that the Federal Government expends N3.5 million a month to feed detained Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) otherwise known as Shi’ite. READ ALSO: Buhari has delivered on his electoral promises – Lai Mohammed The […]
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Shi’ites/security clashes: US demands probe, concerned over casualties

Shi’ites/security clashes: US demands probe, concerned over casualties

“The United States Embassy is concerned by the deaths resulting from clashes between Nigerian security forces and members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria” Aidoghie Paulinus and Godwin Tsa, Abuja The United States of America has expressed concern over deaths recorded in recent clashes between the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (Shi’ite) and security forces in areas surrounding […]
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Amnesty int’l blames security forces for Shiite protesters’ deaths

Amnesty int’l blames security forces for Shiite protesters’ deaths

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The Amnesty International has blamed the military for the death of about 45 supporters of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) ,over two days, as they held a peaceful religious procession around Abuja. Director of Amnesty International Nigeria, Osai Ojigho, said AI’s investigation shows that the horrific use of excessive force by […]
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400 Shiites for arraignment

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, yesterday said 400 members of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) also known as Shiites were for arraignment in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Addressing State House Correspondents on the sidelines of the Armed Forces and Remembrance Day Emblem launch in Abuja, the police boss stated […] …

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