Zaria, Nigeria Newswire

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  1. Apo killings reprise?Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    If it's true, as President Goodluck Jonathan's henchmen never tire of peddling, that Boko Haram is a weapon fashioned by the opposition to destabilise their principal and stop him from contesting next year's election, never mind winning it, then the cold blooded murder of nearly three dozen members of the Shi'a community in Zaria last week by ... (more)

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  2. El-Zakzakya Tears of father who lost three kidsRead the original story

    Yesterday | In-depth Africa

    Last Friday's alleged attacks on members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, popularly known as Shiite, by men of the Army in Zaria has come and gone, but the effect of the killings will certainly remain indelible in the heart of the leader of the movement, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, writes ABDULGAFAR ALABELEWE He cannot just forget it in a hurry.

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  3. 'Soldiers hid in sugarcane farm to kill my men'Read the original story

    Sunday | In-depth Africa

    The bodies were displayed on the floor, in wooden caskets. They were surrounded by men who two days earlier had no inkling that they could be dead.

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  4. Man loses dad, wife, maid in Kano bombing as 30 die in AdamawaRead the original story

    Sunday | In-depth Africa

    Five persons died yesterday in Kano when suspected insurgents hurled explosives from the window of a school at a church building as worshippers were leaving after a mass.

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  5. FG commences probe into Soldiers-Shites clashRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | In-depth Africa

    Following the deadly fracas between members of the Shiite Islamic group in Zaria, Kaduna State and some soldiers on Friday, security agencies are investigating what could have led to the unfortunate incident, Dailypost has gathered.

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  6. Nigeria Shi'ite Leader Says Military Kills 3 Sons, 30 SupportersRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The leader of Nigeria's minority Shi'ite Muslims accused the military on Saturday of killing three of his sons and 30 of his supporters when they opened fire on a protest the previous day.

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  7. Death toll rises to 35 in Shiites sect, soldiers clashRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Vanguard

    At least 35 members of Sheikh Ibrahim El-zakzaky-led Islamist Movement of Nigeria, the Shiites, were feared killed, Saturday, when the sect clashed with soldiers in Zaria, Kaduna State.

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  8. How soldiers killed my three sons, 32 followers, by El-ZakzakyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | In-depth Africa

    The three sons of the popular Zaria Islamic preacher, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, who were shot to death by soldiers in Zaria, Kaduna State on Friday were undergraduates studying abroad, their father said yesterday.

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  9. Nigeria: Shiite Islamic Sect Clashes With Soldiers in ZariaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | AllAfrica.com

    The son of the Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, also known as Shiite, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, Mahmud, was among the five people killed as members of the sect reportedly clashed with soldiers on Friday in Zaria, Kaduna State.

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  10. Nigeria: Sheikh's Son, 10 Others Killed as Troops Fire on Shiite Muslim ProcessionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | AllAfrica.com

    Nigerian Shiite Muslims have accused Nigerian troops of killing 11 of their members and injuring 40 others in a clash between the group and soldiers in Zaria on Friday.

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  11. Kaduna bombing: Sallah durbar cancelledRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Vanguard

    The Zazzau Emirate Council in Kaduna State, on Saturday announced the cancellation of Eid-El-Fitr durbar and all other festivities in honour of victims of the dual bomb blast that rocked Kaduna metropolis.

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  12. Army investigating alleged killing of El-Zazzakey's followers - SpokesmanRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Vanguard

    The Nigerian Army is investigating the alleged killing of some members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria in Zaria, Kaduna State, on Friday, an official said.

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  13. Pandemonium in ZariaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | In-depth Africa

    There was pandemonium in the ancient Zaria City yesterday, as son of Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria otherwise known as Shiite, was one of the five people that were reported to have been shot dead by soldiers when the group and soldiers clashed in Zaria yesterday.

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  14. Sheikh Zakzaky's son, 10 Others died in Nigerian troops, Shiite Muslims ClashRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Vanguard

    Nigerian Shiite Muslims has issued a statement indicting Nigerian troops of killing 11 of their members and injuring 40 others in a clash between the group and soldiers in Zaria.

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  15. Sheikh's son, 5 others killed as police and protesters clash in ZariaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | In-depth Africa

    About 5 people, including the son of popular Zaria based Sheikh, Ibraheem El Zakzaky, were killed today after a clash between Nigerian soldiers and Shiite Muslims in Zaria, Kaduna State.

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  16. Soldiers reportedly kill Sheikh Zakzaky's son, 11 others in ZariaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | In-depth Africa

    Report reaching DailyPost indicates that some persons dressed as soldiers have killed 10 members of an Islamic movement in Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria.

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  17. Soldiers, Shi'ite Muslims Clash in Zaria leaves Four DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | In-depth Africa

    At least four persons have been reported dead after the clash between soldiers and adherents of the Islamic Shiite Movement at Sabon Gari, in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna State today.

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  18. 5 killed as Shiites Muslims, Nigerian troops clash in Zaria over Gaza conflictRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Vanguard

    About five people were reportedly killed today after a clash between Nigerian soldiers and Shiite Muslims in Zaria, Kaduna State.

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  19. AfDB Spends U.S. $530 Million On Water, Sanitation Projects - DirectorRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Hispanic Business

    He explained that was approved in the first half of 2014 for the Port Harcourt rural water supply project.

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  20. Nigeria's bomb blasts death toll rises to 110Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Xinhuanet

    The death toll from twin bomb attacks in Nigeria's central north Kaduna State on Wednesday has risen to 110, with more injured victims being rushed to hospital for treatment, a humanitarian official said Thursday.

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