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Shiites defy police order, holds procession

Members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Tuesday defied their proscription by the Nigeria police to hold the annual Ashura procession. The Ashura procession is an annual religious ritual carried out by the Shia Islamic sect all over the world on September 10. It marks the day that Husayn ibn Ali, the grandson of the […]

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