Reports reaching us indicate that the Nigerian Police had again violently attacked a solemn Ashura mourning procession this morning in Zaria.
Before the unwarranted attack, the procession, which witnessed a very large turnout of adherents, had moved on peacefully.
At the time of writing this report, one person had been shot on the leg. It however remains unclear the exact casualty figures as at this time.
Below are some of the early pictures coming out from Zaria.