BREAKING: Five Arrested As Shi’ites Clash With Police Again


Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria have again clashed with the Police at the Federal Secretariat, Abuja, on Thursday.

The Police fired gunshots and tear gas canisters to disperse the protesters, while five Shi’ite members were apprehended by the security operatives, Punch reports.

The news medium gathered that the confrontation sparked panic as workers, commuters and motorists fled to avoid being caught in the melee.

Thelagostimes recalls that the sect had stormed the National Assembly complex on Tuesday, during which they shot two policemen and also torched three cars and damaged many other vehicles and property.

Details later…

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