Islamic Movement of Nigeria
Islamic movement alleges killing of its leader, Umar
Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have accused the Federal Government agents of killing its leader, Quaseem Umar.
Detained El-Zakzaky ‘feeling better’
Against the backdrop of his speculated death last week, the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, yesterday, spoke from detention, saying he was feeling better. There had been rumours in the media that the leader might have died, following injuries during a 2015 clash with the Nigerian Army in Kaduna…
Shiites to commemorate members’ killing in Abuja today
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites, says it is holding a two-year memorial in Abuja from today through the 14th of this month for its members that were killed in the clash between the sect and the military at Zaria, Kaduna State in December 2015. Pledging that the event would be…
Shiites sue El-Rufai, others for alleged harassment, molestation
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shittes has sued Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai before a Federal High Court in Kaduna for harassment, molestation and attacks on its members. The group said its action followed government and security agents action in constantly depriving them of opportunity of performing their religious obligations and…
We’re not responsible for President Buhari's failing health, says Shittes
Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Shiites have condemned Muhammadu Buhari’s condition of health, resulting to his flying out of the country to seek medical treatment.
Presidency justifies continued detention of El-zakzaky
The presidency yesterday justified why the leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, is still been detained by the authorities.
Between the Nigerian State, Shittes and the Sunnis
The weapons with which they allegedly provoked the police, consisted of catapults and sticks for which the police responded with heavy machine gunfire which the media reported killed about 20 of them.
IG defends shooting of Shi’ite members in Kano
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Idris Ibrahim, has justified Monday’s shooting and killing of some members of the Shi’ite Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) when the group clashed with men of the Nigeria police in Kano.