Islamic Movement in Nigeria
El-Zakzaky’s lawyer, Falana urges high court to discharge Shiites leader
The legal team of leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has filed a motion asking the High Court sitting in Kaduna to quash all charges against him
Shiites warn government over detention of El-Zakzaky, others for four years
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) have expressed concern over the detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, for four years, just as they marked the anniversary of their face-off with soldiers, which led to the death of many in Zaria.
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…
IMN appeals against proscription order
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), on Friday, approached the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, seeking an order of the court to vacate the exparte order of the court made...
Shiites to federal government: You’re inciting us to violence
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), known as the Shiites organisation, has blamed the Federal Government’s failure to obey the court order for their endless protests and face-off with security agencies, often leading to a breakdown of law and order, and loss of lives.
Goverment deliberately inciting us to protest —Yahaya Katsina
The representative of the Leader of Islamic Movement In Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and the head of the Islamic Group in Katsina State, Sheikh Yaqoub Yahaya Katsina explains the motives behind their incessant protests and what they really want from government. SAXHONE AKHAINE reports
Shiites vow to sustain protest till El-Zakzaky, wife regain freedom
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) have vowed to continue their protest nationwide, calling on the Federal Government for the umpteenth time to release their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, his wife and stop police brutality.
Court adjourns indefinitely trial of El-Zakzaky, wife
A Kaduna State High Court presided over by Justice Gideon Kurada on Monday adjourned indefinitely, the trial of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiite, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zinat. NAN reports that El-Zakzaky and wife, are standing trial over allegations of culpable homicide, unlawful assembly, and…
Shi’ites movement denies endorsing Buhari
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has distanced itself from an alleged declaration by Shi’ite Youth Political Forum in Katsina State that it endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for the 2019 presidential election. The group described the purported endorsement as as a ruse. In a statement, Muhammad Ibrahim Gamawa, a member of IMN’s Resource Forum said:…