Ibrahim Yaqoub El Zakzaky was born on May 5, 1953 in Zaria, Kaduna State abd he is the Shi'aMuslim cleric in Nigeria, and head of Nigeria's Islamic Movement.
Nigerian forces invaded his home recently in retaliation of an alleged assassination attempt of the Army chief, which led to unverified...
Shi’ite Muslims have rejected a panel set up by the government to investigate a military crackdown in which they say hundreds of their members were killed in northern Zaria city.
The military accuses the pro-Iranian sect, known as the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), of trying to assassinate...
A chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, Chief Micheal Johnny, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to direct the Returning Officer for the Bayelsa State governorship election to announce the Southern Ijaw Local Government Area results and...
As world leaders prepare for the G20 summit in Turkey, the Turkish police on Friday detained 20 people suspected of links to Islamic State.
This comes just a week ahead of the meeting. Turkey is imposing tight security ahead of the November 15-16 summit.
It will be held in a beach resort...