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A team of Nigerian soldiers furiously opened fire with light ammunition on members of the Islamic movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.
The nasty incident occurred at the Islamic Movement’s Centre Hussainiyyah Baqeeyatullah along Polo Ground, PZ, Zaria.
According to the spokesman of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim Usman, the combat ready Nigerians soldiers with their armored vehicles opened fire after besieging the Husainiyah Baqiyyatullah Centre of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.
The Soldiers opened fire for several hours on the supporters of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.
3 people have been confirmed killed while several were injured.
The Pictures below show the actions of the soldiers on the defenseless people and those killed.
Update by Stephen Lawan