JUST IN: Shiites, Police clash in Kaduna, Gombe, Bauchi; 5 feared dead

KADUNA  – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) has raised alarm that men of Nigerian police have killed three of its members who were on the road for Ashura procession in Kaduna today. The group said one member in Bauch and another in Gombe killed. IMN have defied its proscription by the government by embarking on a procession across the country. While the procession which the police described as ”an act of advancement of terrorism” and also warned the group against embarking on was peaceful in Abuja, other parts of Nigeria recorded a sad story. The spokesperson of [Read]

Shi’ites, police may clash again on Tuesday as proscribed group plans nationwide procession

•We’re Nigerians and ready to die in Nigeria –Shi’ites •March and see what police will do – FPRO The Nigeria Police Force and members of the proscribed Islamic Movement in Nigeria, also known as Shi’ites, may clash at the group’s upcoming Ashura procession on Tuesday. The Ashura procession, also called the Day of Ashura, is the tenth day of Muharram, the first month in the Islamic calendar. It is observed annually by Shi’ite Muslims worldwide to commemorate the death of Husayn ibn Ali in the Battle of Karbala in Iraq. Known as the third Shia Imam, Husayn was the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) and son of Ali ibn Abi [Read]

Drama in Airport As DSS Officers Whisk Away El-Zakzaky On Return To Abuja

ABUJA – Shiites leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, was on Friday wisked away through the “back-door” on arrival to the country. He arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at 11:40am. but operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) tricked journalists and some of his supporters by positioning them at the arrival lounge, while taking him through an alternative route out of the airport. El-Zakzaky returned to the country without getting medical attention in India. [Read]

BREAKING: El-Zakzaky refuses treatment from ‘strange’ doctors, as India Issues Him Ultimatum To Leave

INDIA – Facts have just emerged that the Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has refused treatment from unknown doctors put in place to treat him in India aside those billed and booked to treat him before his departure from Nigeria. A member of the Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC) who spoke to PRNigeria via an audio tape said the attitude of Indian government has portrayed El-Zakzaky as a common criminal when no court in Nigeria has convicted him. The source said that the Indian government has given Elzakzaky ultimatum to leave Indian soil if he refuses to receive treatment from unknown doctors billed to [Read]

BREAKING: El-Zakzaky arrives Abuja airport, set to jet out to India

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that Leader of the proscribed Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zina were sighted in at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja in the early hours of today. Zakzaky is believed to be on his way to India to receive medical attention. The duo who were granted leave some days ago by Kaduna state high court to proceed on medical treatment in India. [Read]

JUST IN: DSS Obeys Court Ruling, Releases El-Zakzaky, Wife For Medical Treatment

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the Department of State Services (DSS) has announced that it has received the order granting Ibrahim El-Zakzaky leave to travel to India for medical treatment and ready to release him. Statement by Dr. Peter Afunanya, DSS Public Relations Officer, on Monday stated that “Consequently, the Service is liaising with relevant stakeholders to ensure compliance. [READ ALSO] Court grants El-Zakzaky bail to seek medical attention abroad Conformity with the order is in line with the Service’s avowed commitment to the Rule of Law inherent in a democracy.” More details later… [Read]

Court grants El-Zakzaky bail to seek medical attention abroad

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Kaduna State High Court has granted the bail application filed by the embattled leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife Zeenat to seek medical attention abroad. Giving his ruling on Monday, Justice Darius Khobo ordered that the IMN leader be accompanied abroad by officials of the Kaduna State government. El-Zakzaky has been in detention of the DSS since 2015 after a clash between his men and men of the Nigerian Army. More Details Shortly!! [Read]

JUST IN: FG Bans Shi’ites Activities Nationwide

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the federal government has officially proscribed the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) led by Ibraheem El-Zakzaky. Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police, anounced this at a press conference in Abuja on Tuesday. A federal high court in Abuja had declared the group a terrorist organisation, following an ex parte application filed by the federal government. Recall that NEWS FLAKES NG had recently reported that all was set for the Buhari – led federal government to ban activities of the El-Zakzaky – led Islamic Movement across the country with its declaration as a terrorist organisation following a court order. More [Read]

Proscription Of Shiite: Buhari Govt Will Regret Their Action – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation Minister, on Saturday reacted to the proscription of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shi’ite by an Abuja court. He described the proscription of Shi’ite as the greatest mistake allegedly made by President Muhammadu Buhari. An Abuja Federal High Court had on Friday ordered the proscription of IMN, following their clashes with security operatives. The Justice Nkeonye Maha-led court designated the activities of IMN organisation in any part of Nigeria “as acts of terrorism and illegality.” Recall that members of IMN had on Monday attacked emergency point of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA. Several persons were injured while many vehicles belonging [Read]

BREAKING: FG Set to Declare Shi’ite Islamic Movement “A Terrorist Organization’

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the Federal Government has been granted an order to proscribe the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, popularly known as Shi’ites Islamic Sect, as a terrorist organisation. In an ex-parte application filed by the Federal Government, the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday ordered the proscription of the Shi’ites’ movement which members have been protesting in Abuja. The court granted the four prayers contained in the application moved by the Solicitor-General of the Federation and Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Justice, Dayo Apata. The court also restrained any person or group of persons from participating in any form [Read]

Tension Rising As Iran Writes Nigeria To Release El-Zakzaky To Them For Treatment

The Prosecutor-General (Attorney-General) of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mohammed Montazeri, has asked the Federal Government of Nigeria and the judiciary to allow the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Shiekh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, to come to Iran for medical treatment. According to AhlulBayt News Agency, an Iran-based news organisation, Montazeri said this in a letter on Saturday. The Iranian official also called on the judiciary, which is the last hope of the common man, to grant bail to El-Zakzaky who is the leader of all Shi’ites in Nigeria. Montazeri also criticised the Federal Government’s handling of the crisis, adding that El-Zakzakky’s current medical condition had become a source of worry. [Read]

JUST IN: [PHOTOS] Aggrieved Shittes Members Set Public Properties Ablaze in Abuja

Properties of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Abuja were set ablaze on Monday as Shiites protesters occupy the central area in protest. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the protest also led to a clash between the protesters and police officers who dispersed the crowd. Several gunshots were also fired during the protest. [READ ALSO] [PHOTOS] Channels TV Journalist Shot As Police Clash With Shiites In Abuja The protesters are demanding for the release of their leader El-Zakzaky, who has been in detention since 2015. See photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG… Channels [Read]

Viral photo of a little boy staring at the photo of his father killed during the Shi’ite/Police clash recently in Abuja

  A little child has been caught on camera staring at the photo of his Late father who was killed during the recent clash between police and Shi’ites. . The city of Abuja has recorded a number of clashes between members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria aka Shi’ites and security agents. . Many Shi’ite members were reportedly killed during the latest clash while the sect members in turn burnt a vehicle belonging to the FCT police command and also inflicted varying degrees of injury on some soldiers. One of the sect members killed during the clash was Mustafa Ingawa, a father of one. He was buried on November 8th. [Read]

10 People Feared Dead As Shiites Put Abuja Under Lockdown – READ MORE

  ABUJA – the Federal Capital Territory is experiencing another lockdown as members of the Islamic Movement barricade the Abuja-Keffi express road. The sect reportedly engaged the soldiers leading to the death of no fewer than ten people. The axis is currently witnessing heavy traffic gridlock. Report says the procession started around 3 p.m putting commuters and motorists at a disadvantaged position. Meanwhile security operatives have been deployed to the scene in large numbers. Casefile [Read]