Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakzaky
El-Zakzaky, wife’s trial suffers setback as court adjourns case indefinitely
A Kaduna State High Court yesterday adjourned sitting in the murder case involving Shiites Leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Hajiya Zeenat indefinitely.
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:…
Court refuses El-Zakzaky, wife bail, promises speedy trial
The Kaduna High Court has rejected the bail application of the Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife.
Criticism trails government’s handling of Shiite protests
A protest by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites, turned violent again yesterday in the Wuse 2 area of Abuja.
Shiites allege fresh plot to kill El-Zakzaky
Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly called Shiites, have alleged fresh plot to kill its leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky A leader of the group, Abdullahi Musa, disclosed this yesterday. He said: “We received information that the life of El- Zakzaky is in danger, because there are plans by the government to kill him, under the…
Kaduna arraigns El-Zakzaky for murder amid police, Shiites clash
The Kaduna State government yesterday arraigned leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, for murder, amid clash between his followers and policemen.The pandemonium that ensued forced workers and traders to flee their work places and business premises for safety.
Police, Shiites clash in Kaduna raises tension
There was pandemonium in Kaduna yesterday following a clash between members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites, and police during a protest against the continued detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. Two policemen and some Shiites were seriously injured during the clash in the heart of the metropolis. Members…
Release El-Zakzaky or detain us all, protesting Shiites tell FG
Protesting Shiites, under the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), yesterday, charged the Federal Government to release their leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-zakzaky, and his wife from detention or imprison them all. It was learnt that the group, which reignited the call for the unconditional release of its leader and other members in detention, moved around in a…
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...