Metro Zaria Clash: Shi’ites Drag Army To International Criminal Court



Islamic Human Rights Commission has called on the International Criminal Court to open a preliminary enquiry into the clashed between the Nigerian Army and Shi'ite members in Zaria last year.

The International Criminal Court is being urged to investigate the massacre of nearly 1000 civilians in Nigeria last December at the hands of the country's armed forces.

IHRC has called on the international tribunal which has a mandate to prosecute people for war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide, to open a preliminary enquiry into the events in Zaria last year in which soldiers clashed with the Islamic Movement of Nigeria's (IMN) supporters, symbols and property.

The ICC submission to the ICC can be read in full at IHRC Website


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