• 44 Shiite members remanded in Jos prison – Police

    44 Shiite members remanded in Jos prison – Police

    According to reports, the Police in Plateau State on Saturday said 44 members of the Shiite Movement, who embarked on a procession that later turned violent on Wednesday, were remanded in prison custody in Jos.

    The Commissioner of Police in the state, Peter Ogunyanwo, disclosed this while briefing newsmen in Jos.

    The Shiite members had embarked on a procession in defiance of police advice.

    Violence erupted when the Shiite members had a clash with non -Shiite members.

    Although, no person was reported dead, properties […]