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Police nab four suspected robbers in Abuja

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says it has arrested four suspected robbers in Abuja.
EDITORS NOTE: Graphic content / Members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) wave flags and chant slogans as they take part in a demonstration to protest against the imprisonnement of a Shiite, in Abuja, on October 29, 2018. - The army and police confronted members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), the group's spokesman Ibrahim Musa told AFP, amid reports of casualties. Rights groups have accused Nigeria's military of killing more than 300 IMN supporters and burying them in mass graves during the 2015 confrontation, a charge the military strongly denies. (Photo by Sodiq ADELAKUN / AFP)

Shiites release 34 names of protesters allegedly killed by Nigerian soldiers

The Islamic Movement of Nigeria has released names of 34 bodies so far identified amongst the over 40 Shiite protesters allegedly killed by Nigerian soldiers within four days.
John Agim - Nigerian Army

DHQ faults Amnesty International’s narratives on Shiite protest

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has expressed worry that the narrative of the Amnesty International (AI) in matters of national security and unity of Nigeria has continued unabated in spite of verifiable evidences to the contrary.

Shi’ite: FEC directs Muhammad Bello to summon security council

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has directed the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, to summon meeting of the territory’s security council to address Shi’ite uprisings in the territory.
EDITORS NOTE: Graphic content / Members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) wave flags and chant slogans as they take part in a demonstration to protest against the imprisonnement of a Shiite, in Abuja, on October 29, 2018. - The army and police confronted members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), the group's spokesman Ibrahim Musa told AFP, amid reports of casualties. Rights groups have accused Nigeria's military of killing more than 300 IMN supporters and burying them in mass graves during the 2015 confrontation, a charge the military strongly denies. (Photo by Sodiq ADELAKUN / AFP)

Shiites clash again with security operatives in Abuja

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have clashed with security operatives again in Abuja.

Shiite protest: Residents of Abuja community trek several kilometres

Residents of Mararaba/Nyanya and environs were subjected to hardship following protest by members of a Shiite group, IMN.

Shiite group warns against use of its name for violence during religious activities

The President of the Media Forum of the IMN, Ibrahim Musa, stated this on Tuesday in a statement following two consecutive days of confrontation with the military in Zuba area of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja by persons claiming to be members of the group led by Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.
John Agim - Nigerian Army

DHQ: Why soldiers killed three Shi’ites in Zuba

The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, has explained that the military killed three members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, weekend, because they attempted to overrun soldiers who were on escort to Kaduna, with a view to carting away the ammunition and missiles they were escorting to the state.

Three killed as Nigerian troops clash with Shiites in Abuja

The Nigerian Army said on Sunday that its troops killed three members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, popularly called Shiites, who had allegedly attempted to overrun troops’ convoy and steal missiles and ammunition.

Nigerian Army confirms three dies in Shiite, troops clash in Abuja

The Nigerian Army has confirmed that three members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) or Shiite, died on Saturday, while two solders sustained injuries when the sect clashed with troops at Zuba in the FCT.

Nigerian Army denies alleged killing of two Shiite faithful in Zuba religious procession

The Nigerian Army last night claimed it was not aware of any clash by its personnel with members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria, otherwise known as Shiites in Zuba, Abuja, yesterday.

Shiite alleges killing of two members by Nigerian Army

The Shiites under the auspices of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) has alleged the killing of two of its members by Nigerian Army during a religious procession at Zuba in the outskirts of Abuja.

Executive Order 6: Sambo Dasuki, Orji Kalu, Danjuma Goje, Sule Lamido, Chimaroke Nnamani, 45...

A former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd), 13 former governors and seven ex- ministers have been barred from travelling out of the country under Executive Order 6 (EO6) issued yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Federal government plans N27 billion housing scheme for low-income earners

In fresh effort to reduce the huge housing deficit in the country, the Federal Housing Authority (FHA) has begun construction of 1650 housing units, for low-income earners in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

President Buhari ‘Bricks’ housing scheme 50% complete

President Muhammadu Buhari `Bricks’, affordable 550 units of houses located in Zuba, Abuja currently under construction at a cost N9 billion are 50 per cent completed.

Sallah: Livestock prices increase in Abuja, Nasarawa, Niger – survey

The price of various sizes of livestock in many markets in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, and Nasarawa state have gone up ahead of the upcoming Eid-El-Kabir celebration.

Suspected armed robbers in military camouflage attack FCT church

Suspected armed robbers attacked the New Ona Iwa Mimo Onimajemu Cherubim and Seraphim Church, Angwan Kwaso, Tunga-Maje community in Zuba, FCT; and carted away members’ money and phones.

Gas cylinder explosion kills 3 in Zuba

Three persons have been confirmed killed by gas explosion, while two others sustained various levels of injuries in Zuba community of Gwagwalada area council, at the weekend.

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