Kano - Another bloody clash between the Islamic Movement of Nigeria otherwise known as Shiites and the police occurred on Monday morning.
The clash started around Tamburawa, on the outskirts of Kano city, when the police tried to stop a Shiite protest.
Over a dozen people including a police officer are feared killed from the violent clash, reports Premium Times.
Several others sustained varying degrees of injuries.
The clash has led to the blockage of the ever busy Kano- Zaria Expressway
The police have since deployed heavily armed mobile police officers to the area.
More details later...
- News 24