Posts Tagged ‘Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky’

FLASH| Seven Killed In Zaria as Military and Shi’ite Muslim Sect Trade Blames

At least seven persons have been killed in Zaria, Kaduna State during a violent clash between soldiers and members of a Shiite Muslim sect. The clash was reported to have involved the convoy of the Chief of Army Staff. The Official Twitter handle of the Nigerian Army reported the incident as “Shiites attempt to assassinate the Chief of […]

Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky Accuses Security Forces of Bombing Shi’ite Procession

Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky whose Shiite members were massacred during their last annual procession in Kano, has revealed that he knows those behind the attack. Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky is the Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. Sheikh Zakzaky was quoted in a statement issued by Ibrahim Usman as declaring this at the end of Nahjul Balagha […]

Boko Haram Takes Credit For Bombing Shiite Muslim Procession

Boko Haram claims responsibility for a suicide bombing on a Shiite Muslim procession in the city of Kano that killed 22 people. The hardline Islamist group said in a statement in Arabic on social media its bomber “detonated his explosives which led to the death” of the victims on Friday. At least 21 people were […]