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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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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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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Police Poised For Bloodshed In Sokoto, Shi’ites Line Up To Donate Blood In Kano

Reports reaching us indicate that Nigerian police in Sokoto state has taken positions determined to shed blood in Sokoto and Ilela towns of the state, even as the Shi’ah mourners in Kano line up do donate blood to save the lives of other Nigerians. Kano mourners donate blood:

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UN Rapporteur Faults Nigerian Govt’s Claim IMN Killed Policeman, Corps Member

A United Nations rapporteur has questioned the Nigerian government’s claim that the Shiites group, IMN, was responsible for the killing of a police officer and a journalist in July. Agnes Callamard, who is the U.N. special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, on Monday expressed concern about Nigeria’s growing cases of extrajudicial killings, and said the allegation against the IMN was “very problematic” and did not “in any way meet international investigative standards.” Deputy Police Commissioner Usman Umar and Channels Television Reporter, Precious Owolabi, were shot dead during a…

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Buhari’s Govt Being Used By External Forces To Fight Shi’ites – Buba Galadima

President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has been accused of receiving money from Saudi Arabia to fight the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, and that is the reason he wouldn’t give in to the rule of law and justice. Making the accusations in an interview with the Vanguad was Alhaji Buba Galadima, the leading opposition figure, who was so close to Buhari until recently, when he understood that Buhari doesn’t mean well for Nigeria. Alhaji Galadima questioned why anybody would be playing God deciding that Sheikh Zakzaky’s…

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UN Special Rapporteur Ends Visit To Nigeria, Condemns Arbitrary Deprivation Of IMN Lives

A United Nations rapporteur has condemned Nigeria for QUOTE arbitrary deprivation of life and excessive use of lethal force against the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and its leader Ibrahim Zakzaky. Anges Callamard made the remarks in Nigerian capital, Abuja, where she presented her preliminary findings following a 12-day visit to the country. The UN special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions said she had NOT been presented with ANY evidence indicating the IMN was weaponized and posed a threat to the country. She added that the move to ban…

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Islamic Movt Commences Religious Rites Of Muharram Mourning Sessions Across The Country

Thousands of the members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria today commenced the religious rites of Muharram mourning sessions across different towns and villages in Nigeria to commemorate the killing of the grandson of the prophet (S), Imam Hussein (AS) on the plains of Karbala, Iraq some centuries ago. Imam Hussein was trapped by forces loyal to the renegade tyrant, Yazid ibn Muawiya and brutally murdered with his family members and a handful companions in the scorching sun on the Karbala dessert, having been blocked from access to water for…

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IGP Issues Signal For Immediate Arrest Of IMN Leaders, Demolition Of Structures Nationwide

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) has issued a nationwide signal for the immediate arrest of members and leaders of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) and the demolition of their structures across the states. In a special directive and order wired to all police formations across the country, the IGP instructed police commissioners to curtail all activities of the Islamic Movement and feed him back immediately. The IGP accused members of the Movement of conducting alleged violent protests and that the Movement has been proscribed by the government. This…

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FGN Resorts To Propaganda: AGF Paid N2m To Each Select Journalist To Make IMN False News Hit Front-Page

The office of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) assembled a select team of journalists from some major Nigerian print and online media houses and gave them two million Naira (N2m) each to ensure that the cooked up story about Iran’s alleged support for the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) hits the front-page of their respective dailies. Our impeccable source, who was one of the beneficiaries told our correspondent on condition of anonymity, that the AGF was keen on pushing the story and giving it a preeminent place across the…

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