It’s Gone Awry Between Nigerian Army And Gyellesu Community As Residents Feel Betrayed

Gyellesu community in Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State, and the Nigerian Army and four others slugged it out, Wednesday at a grade II High Court, over failed promises and seizure of farmland. The Chief of Army Staff, Yusuf Buratai; Commandant, Nigeria Military School, NMS, Zaria, Mohammed Muktar-Bunza; Minister of Defence, Bashir Magashi; and the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami are the second, third, fourth and fifth respondents in the suit. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the community resorted to legal…

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UPDATE: One Killed In Zaria Following Police Attack On Maulid

Reports reaching us indicate that one of the four casualties recorded earlier when police opened fire on worshippers marking the Maulud in Zaria, Muhammad Salisu has died. He was killed by police bullet that pierced the center of his heart when they indiscriminately shot into the crowd with an aim to kill.

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UPDATE: One Killed In Zaria Following Police Attack On Maulid

Reports reaching us indicate that one of the four casualties recorded earlier when police opened fire on worshippers marking the Maulud in Zaria, Muhammad Salisu has died. He was killed by police bullet that pierced the center of his heart when they indiscriminately shot into the crowd with an aim to kill.

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Casualties Recorded In Zaria As Police Open Fire On Maulud Anniversary

At least four worshippers were shot and variously injured this morning as a contingent of the Nigerian Police in Zaria indiscriminately opened fire at worshippers celebrating the Annual Maulud event marking the birthday of the Prophet (S). The police, who arrived as the closing prayers were being offered, opened fire at pointblank range without warning and hurriedly ran into their vehicles and left the scene. A very colourful Maulud procession that preceded that had ended peacefully without an incident.

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Zaria Members Of Islamic Movt Troop Out For Eid Celebrations

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria resident in Zaria today joined most of the Islamic world in marking the Eid celebration, with the special prayer led by Sheikh Abdulhamid Bello conducted at the field of the demolished Fudiyyah School.

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A Huge Free Zakzaky Protest Holds In The Heart Of Zaria

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria today came out to show they are very much alive in Kaduna state with a very huge Free Zakzaky procession, which occurred in the very heart of Zaria this afternoon. This is contrary to what Governor Elrufai said recently that he had banished them to Abuja for their protests. Similarly, a momentous Free Zakzaky procession was held yesterday in Kaduna to buttress a very strong presence in the state.

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Sea Of Heads Attends Funeral Of Sheikh Calipha, Friend Of The Movement

Sea of heads graced the funeral ceremony of a very close friend of the Islamic Movement and a respected Scholar, Calipha Sheikh Tijjani Abdulqadir who died yesterday in Zaria. Sheikh Abdulhamid Bello of the Islamic Movement was among the hundreds of thousands of people that graced the occasion to pay their last respect, and represented the leader of the Islamic Movement at the event.

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Gov El-Rufai’s Acts Of State-Sponsored Terror Against Islamic Movt 2 Yrs Ago

On a day like this, exactly two years ago, the Kaduna state governor, Nasiru El-Rufai, instructed state agents to demolish the Fudiyyah Islamic School belonging to the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, without any legal backing or rational justification. This state-sponsored terror is one in a series of horrendous attacks on the members of the Islamic Movement, its leadership and  properties in continuation of the persecution embarked upon by the present administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. Watch here how the demolition took place:

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Soldiers In Zaria Deny Burial To 20 Killed In Abuja

Today, 01/11/2018, a combined team of mobile policemen and soldiers prevented the burial in Zaria of 20 members of the Islamic Movement killed by security agents in Abuja. Members of the Islamic Movement took 20 of the corpses killed by the Nigerian Army in Abuja for burial at Darur Rahma cemetery, along Zaria to Jos road early in the morning, but were met by stern looking, battle-ready soldiers and Mopol, who turned them back. On inquiring the reasons for the denial of the burial on a piece of land belonging…

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Thousands Protest Against El-Rufai In Zaria

Kaduna state governor, Nasiru El-Rufai’s rare blend of arrogance and ineptitude with compulsive urge to lie has earned him many political enemies within and outside the state, as thousands turned out in protest against the governor in Zaria at the weekend. Earlier, hundreds had resorted to special prayers at the Eid praying ground near the popular Kofar Doka gate to seek God’s intervention in the matter.

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