Police Arraign 130 Shiites


By Alex Enumah in Abuja

The Nigerian Police Force on Thursday arraigned about 130 members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), before a Magistrate Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on a 5-count criminal charge bordering on disturbance of public peace, rioting and others.

The Shiite members who were arraigned before the Wuse, Zone 2 Area Magistrate Court in the FCT were however admitted to bail in various sums ranging from N50, 000 to N500,000.

Details later.