There’s an ongoing violent clash between the members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiite, and the Nigerian police. Amongst many who were shot, is a Channels TV journalist who was at the scene when the incident occurred.
According to Channels TV, The group had gone violent after armed police men intercepted them at the federal secretariat during a protest to compel the Federal Government to release it’s their group head, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.
The protest was said to have started off from NITEL junction at Wuse 2, was disrupted by well-armed policemen who had cordoned off the road leading to the National Assembly and three arms zone.
Unfortunately, Channels TV reporter was among the victims as he was shot and rushed to the clinic.
The group clashed with the policemen at the federal secretariat during a rally to compel the Federal Government to release it’s their leader.
Those wounded were looking lifeless when our correspondent visited the scene on Monday. Live ammunition was fired at the demonstrators as they advanced toward the Eagle Square leading to commotion and pandemonium in the area.
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