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    Metro Nigerian Army Sponsors Big Budget Movie Production In Enugu Aimed At Depicting Shiites As Terrorists – Sahara Reporters

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    Metro Court Orders Nigerian Police To Pay N15m For Killing Shiite Members – Sahara Reporters

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    Politics BREAKING: House of Reps in rowdy session over El-Zakzaky, Shiites [VIDEO] – Daily Post Nigeria

    The House of Representatives has turned rowdy over the call for the Kaduna State government to release Ibrahim El-zakzaky. Linda Ikpeazu moved an amendment to a motion by Mohammed Bello (APC, Kano). Ikpeazu’s motion followed a negatived motion for the federal government to obey court order on …...
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    BREAKING: Court adjourns El-Zakzaky’s trial indefinitely – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Kaduna State High Court has adjourned the trial of the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat, indefinitely. El-Zakzaky’s trial was due to continue on Monday. However, the court explained that the adjournment followed the appointment of the...
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    Metro Shiite leader El-Zakzaky’s trial resumes today in Kaduna – TODAY.NG

    The trial of the embattled leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat, resumes on Monday at the Kaduna State High court. The IMN leader is currently facing trial over allegations of culpable homicide, unlawful assembly, and disruption of public peace, among...
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    Kaduna government files fresh charges against Shiite leader Ibrahim El-Zakzaky – Today.ng News

    The Kaduna state government has charged Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), to a high court in the state. El-Zakzaky was arrested in December 2015 after his followers and some soldiers clashed in Zaria, Kaduna state. Over 300 people were said to have been...
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    Metro Abuja Violence: Shiites confirm protest, say 30 members missing - Premium Times Newspaper

    Members of the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria, (IMN) have confirmed they held Tuesday’s protest at the Wuse Ultra-Modern Market in Abuja. The group also claimed 30 of its members went missing after a previous protest at the Central Business District in Abuja on Monday. Click here to...
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    Metro Presidential Adviser, NBA, Others Call For Release Of Dasuki, El-Zakzaky

    Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, has called on the Muhammadu Buhari administration to release immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), and the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (Shiites), Sheik Ibrahim...
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    Politics Falana Tackles Presidency Over El-Zakzaky's- You're Power Drunk

    Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana has tackled the presidency over the recent remark that Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, is in custody because the government wants to keep him safe. READ: El-Zakzaky Is Not In Prison,He's With His Wife And Children - Presidency...
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    Metro Falana Sues Police IG Over Refusal to Release El-Zakzaky

    Femi Falana (SAN) has filed a notice of contempt proceedings against the Inspector General of Police (IGP) over his refusal to release Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, despite a court order. DAILY POST reports that Falana also joined the Attorney General...
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    Metro El-Zakzaky's Wife is Not a Prisoner,She's Keeping Her Husband Company - Presidency

    According to DAILY TRUST, the Presidency has said that the wife of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, is not in detention but merely keeping her husband's company "in the apartment in which he is kept". A high ranking source in the Presidency who spoke...
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    Metro Shiite: Court Orders Immediate, Unconditional Release of El-Zakzaky

    The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the unconditional release of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of Shiite sect in Nigeria, and his wife, Malama Zeatudden, from detention, within 45 days. The court also ordered the Federal Government to provide a new accommodation for El-Zakzaky in Zaria or...
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    Metro El-Zakzaky To Remain In DSS Custody as Court Turns Down Request To Release Him

    A Federal High Court, Abuja, has declined the application of Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, seeking his immediate release from detention by the Department of State Services, DSS. El-Zakzaky is the leader of Shi`a Movement in Nigeria. Abang said that Zakzaky ought to have obtained the leave of...
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    Metro Falana to DSS: Release Shiites' Leader, El-Zakzaky Within 24 Hours

    Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has petitioned the DSS demanding the unconditional release of the detained leader of the Shiites sect, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat. In a letter to the Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Mr Falana demanded their release from...
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    Metro Protesting Shiite Muslims Clash Violently With Rival Islamic Group in Jos

    A protest by hundreds of Nigerian Shiite Muslims demanding the release of their leader, Sheikh El Zakzaky, in Jos during the weekend turned bloody as the procession clashed with a rival Islamic group. The clash left one person dead and several others injured according to Capt. Ikedichi Iweha...