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30 Jul 2019
The Nigerian government Tuesday officially proscribed Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), known as Shiites, a few days after a court outlawed the Islamic group whose recently clashes with the police has left many dead. "In consequence, henceforth, any person engaged or associating, in any manner that could advance the activities of the proscribed Islamic Movement…
30 Jul 2019
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has endorsed the proscription of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, by the Federal Government.
29 Jul 2019
A Kaduna State High Court has set aside August 5, 2019, to rule on the bail application filed by the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat. El-Zakzaky's lawyer Femi Falana filed the application on behalf of his clients on July 18, seeking permission to travel abroad for…
29 Jul 2019
Security has been beefed up in Kaduna State ahead of the court sitting for the bail application Islamic Movement in Nigeria leader Ibrahim El-Zakzaky at the Kaduna State High Court Justice Darius Khobo will rule on the application filed by the Shiites’ leader seeking permission to travel abroad for medical treatment. The Prosecutor-General of the…
28 Jul 2019
Senator Shehu Sani has urged the Nigerian government to dialogue with the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) to avoid further crisis in the country. “If government can sit down on a bench and discuss with bandits, if government can open its gates for bandits, if the government’s representatives can shake the hands with bandits in…
26 Jul 2019
Nigeria's inspector general of police Mohammed Adamu Friday ordered beef-up of security in all states of the country and the federal capital territory, Abuja to curb violent protest by members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), known as Shiites. "In order to curb series of violent protest and unrest by members of the El-Zazakky group,…
26 Jul 2019
The police have beefed up security in Kaduna and its environs to contain possible ‘invasion’ by members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites.
26 Jul 2019
Th apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday said that it lacked the locus standi to issue an ultimatum...
26 Jul 2019
Sir: Oyo, Ogun and Imo states are among the states that voted wisely in the 2019 general elections in Nigeria.
25 Jul 2019
It is a lot of journalists to fish in troubled water. It is his duty to mind other people’s business. When the government declares a curfew, the journalist would go out to cover it. When there is war, the journalist would be there to bring the shooting game of death to the public. Sometimes, people do get killed on the beat.
24 Jul 2019
The House of Representatives yesterday rejected calls for the release of Ibrahim El-Zakzaki, leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites.The rejection followed the House decision to throw out an amendment proposed by Herman Hembe....
23 Jul 2019
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), known as Shiites Tuesday vowed to continue protesting for the release of its leader Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. “Even though heavily armed forces laid siege of brothers and sisters at Banex Plaza today, teargassing and shooting live rounds of ammunition, free EL-Zakzaky protests will continue nonstop unless our leader regains his…


25 mins ago
The lawmaker representing Oyo Central Senatorial District, Teslim Folarin, has lost his wife, Angela, to the cold hands of death. According to the media aide to Folarin, YSO Olaniyi, Angela died yesterday in the United Kingdom. A statement by Olaniyi read: “With total submission to the will of Almighty Allah, we announce the death of…
1 day ago
Fuji artist and actor Akorede Babatunde Okunola, popularly known as Saheed Osupa, has completed studies for a bachelor of science degree in political science from the University of Ibadan. Saheed Osupa completed his studies on Friday and shared pictures of him and his coursemates "signing out" on his Instagram page. "You don't have to see…
1 day ago
Serbian striker Dusan Vlahovic has completed his transfer to Juventus from Serie A rivals Fiorentina on a four-year deal worth up to 90 million euros ($100m), the Turin club confirmed on Friday, hailing the arrival of a "lethal finisher".
1 day ago
A bridge collapsed early Friday in Pittsburgh, hours before US President Joe Biden was due in the city to give a speech touting his $1-trillion plan to fix America's worn-out infrastructure.
1 day ago
Justice Charles Agbaza of an FCT High Court in Friday rejected evidence by a witness of the EFCC in the trial of a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal.