Shiites protest continuous detention of leader as president Buhari prays at national mosque | The Guardian Nigeria News

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President Muhammadu Buhari (middle); Kaduna State Governor Nasir  El-Rufai (third left); FCT Minister, Mallam Mohammed Bello; Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed; Estu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar; Minister of Interior, Lt-Gen. Abdulrahaman Danbazau and Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila during the Special  Presidential Inauguration Jumaat Prayer at the National Mosque, Abuja… yesterday Photo Philip Ojisua

The Juma’at prayers started around 2pm and ended almost 10 minutes later. The crowd of worshippers were thrown into confusion when a group of worshippers, suspected to belong to the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shiites stood up and started chanting ‘Allahu Akbar’ (God is great) when the Murshid (administrator of the mosque) Shehu Ahmad Galadanci was making special prayers for the president. The chants became louder as security operatives struggled to control the crowd and…



Source: Guardian Newspaper