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22 Feb 2020
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.
23 Jan 2020
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 ..
16 Jan 2020
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.
25 Dec 2019
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…
24 Dec 2019
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.
30 Oct 2019
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) have condemned the killing of innocent Nigerians in Sokoto State by security forces on October 20.
18 Oct 2019
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.
13 Sep 2019
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…
10 Sep 2019
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…
10 Sep 2019
The Nigeria Police Force has beefed up security in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) ahead of today’s Ashura procession by the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN).
9 Sep 2019
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) known as Shiites Monday announced it will embark on its annual procession despite being proscribed by the Nigerian government. “The procession is to mourn the massacre of the prophet’s grandson who was brutally killed on the 10th of Muharram which coincides with tomorrow, 10th of September," a member of…
2 Sep 2019
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.

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