Thread Reader is happy to present an unrolled Twitter story by @zakzakysupport

Thread Reader is happy to present an unrolled Twitter story by @zakzakysupport #Abuja today witnessed one of the worst cases of blatant trampling of the rights of citizens ever seen in the Federal Capital. #FreeZakzaky Read here Advertisements

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Show of shame in Abuja as Police unleash their fury on peaceful procession

Abuja today witnessed one of the worst cases of blatant trampling of the rights of citizens ever seen in the Federal Capital, when men and officers of the Nigerian Police Force unleashed their fury on members of the Islamic Movement on a peaceful religious procession of Arbaeen. The procession, attended by several thousands of persons, including very young children, the aged, women and the physically challenged, met with an extreme rage indicative of deep seated animosity the Nigerian authorities bear for the group. Below are some pictures taken at the…

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IHRC London issues a PRESS RELEASE – Nigeria: Police attack peaceful religious procession in Abuja

IHRC London issues a PRESS RELEASE – Nigeria: Police attack peaceful religious procession in Abuja FRIDAY, 10 NOVEMBER 2017 11:37 PRESS RELEASE From: Islamic Human Rights Commission Police in Nigeria have tear-gassed crowds in the capital Abuja to break up a religious procession in the city marking 40 days from the anniversary of the martyrdom of the Prophet Muhammad’s grandson Husayn in 680AD. Videos and photographs from the scene show pandemonium and panic breaking out among the crowd as they try to escape the noxious fumes. One photograph shows a…

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