Court judgment acquitting our members is victory over impunity, say Shiites
Ninety-one members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, were yesterday discharged and acquitted by the Kaduna State High Court over a case of culpable homicide brought against them by the government.
Kano Pillars hand technical crew three-match ultimatum
Kano Pillars management has handed down a three-match ultimatum to the Coach Ibrahim Musa-led technical crew to improve or face sanction, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
Shiites, NAF bicker over killings in Sokoto
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) have condemned the killing of innocent Nigerians in Sokoto State by security forces on October 20.
Stakeholders want 50% levies on agric products channelled to seed sector
To boost budgetary allocation to the seed sub-sector, stakeholders have urged the federal government to channel 50 per cent of levies collected by the Nigerian Custom Service on imported agricultural product to the development of seed industry. They bemoaned government’s paltry allocation to the seed segment, despite its importance to agricultural development in the country,…
Shiites disown 'spokesman'
Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), known as Shiites, has disowned one Ibrahim Musa as its official spokesman. "It(IMN) does not have any official spokesperson," director, Sayyid Zakzaky office said on Tuesday. "So, therefore, we wish to announce that, one Mr. Ibrahim Musa that is referred to as spokesperson of the Islamic movement is not actually…
Our protest for Sheikh El-Zakzaky’s freedom continues, IMN vows
Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Shiites have vowed to continue with their protest, just as Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakyzaky and his wife arrived the country after rejecting treatment in India.
El-Zakzaky, wife head to India for medicare
Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat, have travelled to India for medical attention in company of Kaduna State...
Kaduna magistrates’ court arraigns 41 Shiite minors
Forty-one of the 43 minors of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) known as Shiites were yesterday brought before the magistrates’ court in Kaduna State.
Shiites raise alarm over plan to disrupt elections in its name
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, have raised alarm over alleged plans by some armed political thugs recruited in the name of the group to cause mayhem during the general elections.
Nigerian crackdown on Shiite group sparks fears of escalation
At least three people were killed when supporters of an imprisoned Shiite cleric clashed with security forces during a protest march in Abuja, prompting warnings to the government that a heavy-handed approach could radicalise elements in the group.