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.
Shiites bury four members that died during ‘Ashura’ procession in Bauchi
The Shiites in Bauchi have buried their four members allegedly killed during Tuesday’s ‘Ashura’ procession. The sect claimed to have clashed with the police during the event. State leader of the movement, Malam Ahmad Yusuf Yashi, represented by his disciple, Malam Zilkallaini Aliyu, revealed the identities of the deceased as Uzaifa Adamu; Hussaini Haruna; Uzaifa…
Shiites defy police order, hold procession
Members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Tuesday defied their proscription by the Nigeria police to hold the annual Ashura procession. The Ashura procession is an annual religious ritual carried out by the Shia Islamic sect all over the world on September 10. It marks the day that Husayn ibn Ali, the grandson of the…