• Kaduna Government seeks death sentence for another 91 Shiites

    Kaduna Government seeks death sentence for another 91 Shiites

    According to reports, the Kaduna State Government on Tuesday arraigned another batch of 91 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) before a Kaduna High Court, seeking death sentence for the accused.

    The government had on April 21 arraigned 50 members of the sect on similar charges.

    They were among the 266 sect members arrested during the Shiite/Army clash between Dec. 12 and Dec 14, 2015 in Zaria.

    The Shi’a group, Islamic Movement in Nigeria, says over hundreds of its members were […]