BUHARI SET TO PROSCRIBE SHIITES MOVEMENT IN NIGERIA

President Muhammadu Buhari is considering the proscription of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), PREMIUM TIMES has learnt from security and administration sources. The proscription, which is likely to come in form of an executive order, is expected to be made public between tonight and tomorrow, PREMIUM TIMES learnt. An emergency meeting of security chiefs held at the State House late Monday afternoon, and the conclusion was that the IMN will be declared an illegal organisation in Nigeria. It is a direct response to the protests that turned violent Monday when members…

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SHIITES: POLICE KILLED 11 OF OUR MEMBERS, INJURED 30

The Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN a.k.a Shiites have released a statement alleging that 11 of their members were shot dead and 30 others injured by the Police during a clash with security officers at the National Assembly on Monday. The group, in a statement sent to POLITICS NIGERIA, signed by its media chief, Ibrahim Musa, also denied shooting at police officers, claiming that since they began protesting for the release of the leader, Shiekh Ibrahim El-zakzaky, they have never carried arms.The statement read;”Abuja today yet again witnessed one of…

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5 POLICEMEN LOST THEIR LIVES IN SHIITES PROTEST

No fewer than five policemen were feared killed including a Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Usman Umar, in Charge of Operations in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Police Command lost their lives when an encounter with protesting members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) also called Shiites turned violent in Abuja on Monday. Daily Trust also gathered that many Shiites members were killed in the clash with policemen at the three arms zone in Abuja, where DCP Umar was killed by the protesters while trying to maintain law and…

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SEE PICS OF POLICE DCP BELEL, KILLED BY SHIITES AS HE WAS BURIED AFTER THE PROTEST

Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP Umar Bellel, has been buried according to Islamic rites, Igbere TV reports. Igbere TV reports that DCP Bellel was killed in today’s Shiites protest in the nation’s capital. Umar Bellel was Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Operations at the FCT police command, in Abuja. Igbere TV reports that members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), better known as Shiites, on Monday, stormed the streets of Abuja in a violent protest. The group is protesting the continued detention of their spiritual leader, El-Zazaky,…

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CHANNELS TV REPORTER SHOT DURING SHIITES PROTEST IS DEAD

The Channels Television reporter who was shot during a clash between the Nigerian police Force and members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria a.k. Shiites has died. Politics Nigeria gathered that the reporter identified as Precious Owolabi, a serving member of the National Youth Service Corps, gave up the ghost this evening. His death was announced on the News bulletin of the TV Station a few minutes ago. https://politicsnigeria.com/breaking-channels-tv-reporter-shot-during-shiites-police-clash-is-dead/  

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PIX OF POLICE EVACUATING DEAD SHIITES EMERGE

Politics Nigeria has been furnished with a Photograph of Nigerian police Officers evacuating corpses of some members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN also known as Shiites who were killed during a clash with security agencies at the National Assembly earlier today. https://politicsnigeria.com/shocking-police-officers-evacuate-corpses-shiite-protesters-killed-in-abuja-photo/ (Quote) (Report) (Like) (Share)

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ONE KILLED, ABUJA CHANNELS REPORTER SHOT, MANY INJURED IN ANOTHER SHIITES PROTEST

Many people were injured in a violent clash between the members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiite, and the police on Monday. According to the saharareporters, Channels TV journalist was among the casualties as he was shot and rushed to the hospital.claimed that at least one Shiite member was killed. Unconfirmed reports The group clashed with the police at the federal secretariat during a protest to compel the Federal Government to release it’s their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky. The protest, which began from NITEL junction at…

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COURT TO HEAR EL ZAKZAKY’S REQUEST TO TRAVEL ABROAD TOMORROW

Sheik Ibraheem El Zakzaky FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedInWhatsAppEmail A Kaduna State High Court will on Thursday hear the application of the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zazaky and wife, Zinat, seeking to travel to India for medical attention. The IMN leader is standing trial over allegations of culpable homicide, unlawful assembly and disruption of public peace among other charges. The State Director of Public Prosecution, Mr Dari Bayero told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Kaduna that the case would resume on Thursday. Bayero said the IMN…

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EL ZAKZAKY: FG PROVOKING FRESH INSURGENCY SAYS FALANA

Human rights activist, Femi Falana has warned the Federal Government of Nigeria against its violent approach to handling members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria who are protesting the continued detention of their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, despite numerous court orders issued for his release. Falana expressed concerns over the method the Federal Government had adopted in a statement on Tuesday. The legal luminary said the continuous detention of Elzakzaky and killing of peaceful Shiite protesters by security forces could lead the country into another bloody war that it could not…

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