Shiites seek prosecution of Lekki toll plaza killers
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) has urged prosecution of masterminds of the October 20, 2020 killing of peaceful protesters at the Lekki tollgate in Lagos. A statement issued by Abdullahi Muhammad Musa on behalf of the group’s Academic Forum expressed hope that the “probe would not follow the example of the Judicial Commission of…
SARS officers tortured, killed our members, Shiites allege
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites, have joined in condemning the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the police, alleging that its members
Three feared dead, others injured as police, Shiites clash in Kaduna
Three members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Shiites were feared dead in Kaduna, following the face-off between armed policemen and the Shiites who were celebrating Ashura day. The Islamic group, IMN said that the three victims were shot by armed Policemen at Hayin Bello neighbourhood in Kaduna during the solemn Ashura session. In…
Iran's supleme leader imagines El-Zakzaky as part of future Eid in Jerusalem
The office of Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei Sunday released a poster imagining a future Eid al-Fitr prayer in Jerusalem with imprisoned leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and other Shia Islamist leaders across the world present. Also portrayed in the poster were Hassan Nasrallah leader of Hezbollah, a Shia Islamist…
Kaduna to appeal High Court’s judgement on freed Shiites
The Kaduna State government has said it will appeal the judgement that set free the 91 Shiites who were charged for culpable homicide and complicity...
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.
Civil rights group asks court to stop IMN from publishing book on Shiites massacre
The Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has filed a suit at the state High Court in Kaduna asking for an order to stop the Spokesman of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria ..
U.S.-Iran clash and the rest of us
Escalated tension between the United States (U.S.) and Iran has lately gone on a roller coaster drive, with reverberating effects in many parts of the world including Nigeria.
Christmas: El-Zakzaky Shiites group attends Church service, presents gift
Members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), popularly called Shiites on Wednesday attended a Christmas Church service at Church of the Advent, Samaru, Zaria. Speaking in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) shortly after the service, the leader of the team, Prof. Isa Hassan-Mshelgaru said the essence of attending the service was…
Shiites fault minister on U.S. watch list, El-Zakzaky’s trial
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) has said Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed’s comment that Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky is being held for crimes and not for religious reasons is not true.
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.