Invidious, Unobtrusive acts of intolerance by Majority Sunni Muslims Escalated This Crisis – Justice Kolawole

Invidious unobtrusive acts of intolerance by majority Muslims who follow the Sunni school of thought against the minority Muslims who follow the Shiah school of thought has been identified as an important factor escalating the current crisis leading to the continued detention of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and the continued incessant persecution of its members. This assertion was made by Honourable Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court, Abuja while delivering judgement in the case for the enforcement of the fundamental rights of Sheikh Zakzaky…

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Buhari, Security Chiefs Appraise Ashura Brutal Clampdown, Plot Fatal Blow

President Muhammadu Buhari had an emergency closed- door meeting with the heads of Security Agencies directly involved in the planning and execution of the latest round of brutal clampdown on members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria to appraise the degree of success of the scheme and to plot a fatal blow. Those at the closed-door meeting include the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu; National Security Adviser, Maj.-Gen Babagana Monguno ( retd) ; and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ahmed Rufai-Abubakar. The National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has…

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A Dozen Killed By Police During Ashura Procession Across The Nation

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has confirmed the killing of at least a dozen of Ashura mourners across the nation during the peaceful Ashura mourning procession today, 10/09/2019. At least three people were confirmed killed by the police in Kaduna and 10 others injured, some fatally, when thousands of Muslim brothers and sisters trouped out in the early hours of today Tuesday 10/09/2019 commemorating the tragic events of Ashura. In Bauchi, reports also have it that 3 people were killed during the Ashura procession when the police attacked the mourners.…

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Details Of Kaduna Casualties Surface As Kano, Other Places Start Procession

First pictures of casualties from the police rage in Kaduna Ashura mourning procession have emerged, as processions have also commenced in other towns and villages across the states. Already, at least three people have been confirmed dead in Kaduna and many were injured, some fatally so. There have been arrests also by the police. In Kano, procession was simultaneously commenced in different parts of the town. We will bring updates as it progresses.

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Breaking: Police Open Fire On Ashura Mourners In Kaduna

Policemen opened fire early this morning on Ashura mourning procession in Kaduna wounding several people. The procession was commenced in the early hours of today to avoid involving other citizens since the police in Kaduna was vehement in it’s opposition to the Shi’ites conducting it’s religious rites in the state. Details of casualties is not yet certain.

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Nigerian Shi’ites Massively Donate Blood To Save Others Before Police Shed It Needlessly

Shi’ite members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria trooped out to massively donate blood to hospitals across Nigerian cities and towns to save the lives of other Nigerians before the Nigerian police force unnecessarily shed theirs and cut short their own lives. It was ironic as they donate blood even as the police threatens to spill theirs. They attempt to save the lives of Nigerians just as the police are determined to terminate their own. Rather unfortunately, people are not talking against this ironic injustice. The government is labelling them…

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