Hundreds of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria also known as Shiites, on Tuesday shot two security operatives dead during a protest at the National Assembly in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital.
The incident was reported to have led to the closure of all gates to the National Assembly premises.
— Oyekunle Adedamola (@Dfour4sure) July 9, 2019
At least three men of the @PoliceNG attached to the National Assembly are in critical condition after protesters clamouring for the release of their leader Ibrahim El Zakzaki attacked them. #Shiites #Abuja
cc @Ayourb @jeffphilips1 @ogundamisi @BabajideFadoju pic.twitter.com/RONtLKO8eP
— Maximus (@Santoboria) July 9, 2019