Shiites flay, distance selves from Boko Haram
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites, has flayed and distanced itself from the activities of the Boko Haram sect, insisting that they share nothing in common.The group was refuting an insinuation by former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell, that the movement had a linkage with the terrorist group.
IGP’s absence in court stalls hearing on Shiites’ proscription by government
The hearing in a suit filed by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites, was yesterday stalled following the absence of one of the respondents, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), at the court sitting.
Buhari implementing war against Shiites, says movement
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of carrying out a religious war (jihad) against its members. The group members, during a courtesy visit to The Guardian office in Abuja after a protest in the central business area of the city, said it had plan to follow…
Police, Shiites clash over detained leader in Abuja
It was violence yesterday as members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites, clashed with the police in Abuja.A senior member of the group, Abdullahi Mohammed Musa, informed The Guardian on phone after the clash that one of their ‘brothers’, Rufai Abubakar...
Shiites urge Nigerians to join protest against tyranny, misrule
Members of Islamic Movement In Nigeria (IMN), Shiites have vowed to continue protest against the detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky...
Release El-Zakzaky, don’t show him to public, Shiites tell government
Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Shiites, have rejected the Federal Government’s decision to show the detained Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky to the public, without releasing him.
Shiites kick over health of detained leader, El-Zakzaky
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) at weekend stormed some major cities in the North to protest against the alleged deteriorating health condition of their spiritual leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky. Consequently, they urged the Federal Government to immediately release him from detention for treatment. After the march which held in Kaduna, Katsina, Kano…
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…
Shiites demand exhumation of members buried in mass grave
The Shiites under the auspices of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have demanded for the exhumation of their members allegedly maimed, killed during the Nigerian Army massacre in Zaria and buried in mass grave in Kaduna.
Shiites condemn police for attacking procession in Kaduna, Sokoto
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) yesterday condemned police attack on a procession to free Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky in Sokoto and Kaduna states.