Fidelity bank card banner Camano banner
Soldiers at red alert, barricade entry, exit axis of Abuja over alleged planned invasion by Shiite One-Million-March

By Molly Kilete, Abuja on 29/10/2018

Views: 1,131

•Shiite protesters
•Shiite protesters

Soldiers from the Guards Brigade Nigerian Army have barricaded all the entry and exit routes into the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), over the planned one million march by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), in the nation’s capital. 

The soldiers have also created snap check points in various parts of the FCT, to ensure the Shiite members do not have access into Abuja.

Daily Sun gathered that the soldiers are also conducting a condone and search operations on virtually all vehicles coming into Abuja from Abaji, Gwagwalada, Zuba, Bwari, Dutse, Keffi, Kuje, Mararaba among other entry routes.

Military sources told Daily Sun that the Shiite members are in their hundreds, and have so far been confined to the Suleja axis. The source who does not want to be mentioned in print, also said the soldiers along the police and other security agencies are on red alert to ensure the protection of innocent residents of the FCT.

The commander Guards Brigade, Brigadier General Musa, when contacted told Daily Sun that the brigade was on top of the situation and called on residents to cooperate with the army and the various security agencies to curb the menace of the group.

•Sourced from Sunday Sun report

Source News Express

Posted 29/10/2018 01:08:57 AM





You may also like...
Bloodbath in Kaduna village •Family of 7 among...

Angry LAUTECH students disrupt UTME, shut out workers...

FG deceiving Nigerians on Boko Haram, Chibok girls...

Court orders DSS to tender weapons recovered at...

NASS Recess: Nigeria risks total govt. shut down...

Suicide bomber kills 4 in Borno mosque, wounds...

2019: PDP, R-APC, 37 other political parties seal...

Dozens arrested as protests over police shooting of...

SERAP drags Nigerian Government to UN over Southern...

Saraki, Oyegun absent at Tinubu colloquium

Exigencies of the war against corruption in Nigeria...

Benue faults EFCC’s N23bn claim


Latest News Boko Haram governs Borno communities, collects taxes – Arch Bishop Over 100 persons jostle for commissioners in Kano Four charged with murder over plane crash that claimed 298 lives Disquiet over Ijaw elections, threats of parallel EXCO Boko Haram fuel and drug suppliers nabbed in Adamawa Ogun: Tribunal suspends sitting over threat to lives of witnesses Man steals grandma’s underwear in Ekiti after being promised N2, 000 First Bank manager arraigned for allegedly stealing N52.6m Two 14-year-old boys found guilty of murdering schoolgirl Submit fake document, face wrath of law, NYSC boss warns Corps members Anti-party activities: Ex-Gov Yari rejects APC’s committee report 14 injured as lightning strikes military base


Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (494,992 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (425,770 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (365,637 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (312,234 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (276,492 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (244,174 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (234,199 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (216,084 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (213,202 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (204,651 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (184,700 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (184,004 views)


NNPC Financial reports February 2019

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo


Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (94) Business & Economy (4,316) Business Verdict (74) Columnists (1,052) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (209) Entertainment (624) Features (762) Global Business Monitor (379) ICT Monitor (53) International (3,606) Interview (184) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (162) Maggie's Blog (305) News (47,524) Opinion (1,262) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,038) Religion (1,026) Sports (2,045) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update






APO Group Partner




GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member



Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera