Nigerian police allegedly killed a 15 year-old during a protest

 Nigerian police allegedly killed a 15 year-old during a protest

Nigerian police allegedly killed a 15 year-old during a protest

The Nigerian police has allegedly killed a 15 year-old during a protest by the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN.

The deceased identified as Muhammad Jawwad was fatally shot at a protest by the IMN to free their leader Sheikh El-Zakzaky who has been in DSS custody since december 2015.

This is coming a few days after Kaduna High Court granted a no-case submission on charges against 91 IMN member.

Nigerian police allegedly killed a 15 year-old during a protest

The leader of the IMN,  El-Zakzaky is in DSS custody charged with culpable homicide. 

During the arrest of Zakzaky, his son Sayyid Aliyu and many members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) were reportedly killed, according to reports.

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The Nigerian army said El-Zakzaky was arrested in response to an assassination attempt by his followers on the Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Tukur Buratai.

During the Pro-Palestinian rally in July 2015, 34 protesters were reportedly killed by the Nigerian soldiers, three undergraduate sons of Zakzaky were among those killed.

The Nigerian army said the motorcade transporting Lt General Tukur Buratai was blocked by members of Shi’ite before troops responded with force.

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