Police shoot Shiite leader dead during protest in Abuja

A Shiites leader identified as Mallam Umar Qaseem who was reportedly shot by men of the Nigerian Police during a protest which held in Abuja some weeks ago has been reported dead.

Recall that the Shiite leader along with some other protesters had taken to the streets to demand the immediate release of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, who was arrested by the Nigerian Government since 2015

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