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.
We’re open to dialogue with FG, says IMN leader
The interim leader of outlawed Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Shiek Yakubu Yahaya has expressed his group’s readiness to end lingering friction with the Federal Government through dialogue.
Police tear - gassed, arrested our members during religious Trek in Abuja, IMN alleges
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) said despite rescheduling plans to observe its yearly Arbaeen trek tomorrow in Abuja to yesterday morning in a bid to avoid a clash with security agents and jeopardise the safety of residents, the Police teargased, molested and arrested its members.
Don’t hold procession tomorrow, police warn Shiites
From the police force yesterday came another warning to the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) which the security outfit accused of planning to perpetrate illegality.
Shiites, police squabble over alleged killing of 12
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) yesterday accused the police of initiating violence against its members, alleging that 12 persons were killed during its yearly Ashura procession. The president of the group’s media forum, Ibrahim Musa, said the march was held in Abuja, Jos, Kebbi, Minna, Lafia, Yola, Gusau, Zaria, Kano, Jalingo, Damaturu, Hadejia, and Potiskum.
Buhari: Between a reformed democrat and general president
When the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore, was arrested by agents of the Department of State Services (DSS), it was for his mobilising a critical mass of Nigerians across various platforms in readiness for protests against what he termed bad governance.
Shiites dare IGP Adamu, vow to sustain activities nationwide
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) yesterday vowed to continue with its activities amid weekend’s directive to police commands and formations by IGP Mohammed Adamu for the immediate dismantling of structures belonging to the sect nationwide.
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…
FG accuses El-Zakzaky of displaying ulterior motives, making unethical requests
The Federal Government has urged Nigerians to disregard the “foul cry” of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, that he was allegedly being denied immediate treatment at the behest of state authorities.
IMN alleges goverment frustrating El-Zakzaky’s treatment
The Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) yesterday alleged that the Federal Government was frustrating the emergency treatment of its leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, at Medanta Hospital, New Delhi, India.