In this video interview, top Shia Islamic Cleric El-Zakzaky has confirmed the attack on residential homes in Zaria by Nigerian Army troops. He said diverse measures were employed by the Army, from open shooting to target chase.
The Nigerian Army through its spokesman Major General Adeniyi Oyebade has disclosed that the captured leader of the Shiite movement in Nigeria Ibrahim El Zakzaky and his wife are safe and in protective custody in a very secured facility. The statement further reveals that the top cleric will be speaking to his members subsequently.
Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakzaky, the leader of the Shiite group in Nigeria has confirmed that all news about the massacre in the Northern city of Zaria on its members is TRUE! This he asserted during a telephone conversation, adding that his life and that of his entire household was under threat.
The daughter of El Zakzaky, resident in the U.A.E in this new video produced in English requests to know how safe her parents are at the moment. She says she casts major doubts about their safety having been unable to make contact with them for some days now, because their mobile line has been out […]
Shi’ism which literally translates to “Follwers of Ali”, is a faction of Islam which describes the followers of the Prophet’s cousin Ali. Shi’ism in Nigeria dates back to the late 1970s and it has its Headquarters in Zaria, Nigeria. It has witnessed rapid growth in membership and publicity over the last couple of years. It […]