Supporters of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, also known as Shi’ites, have taken to the streets of Abuja calling for the release of their leader El-Zakzaky

Tagged  ‘Free El-Zakzaky’ protest, the protesters gathered at the Unity Fountain, Abuja.
However, the police dispersed them with teargas, after failed attempt to disperse them with water.
Former Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, Professor Chidi Odinkalu, had earlier addressed the protesters before they were chased out of the Unity Fountain.