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CAN Visits Embattled Shiite Leader, Zakzaky [PHOTOS]

Kastina State Chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN),  has condoled with leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Yaqub Zakzaky, over the killing of its followers in Zaria by the Nigerian Army.

The Christian group condemned Nigerian Government over the incident.

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Recall that soldiers clashed with members of the group a few days ago, leaving almost a thousand of the Islamic sect dead.

CAN visits Shiite leader Yaqub Zakzaky, condemns Zaria killings

The incident occurred during the visit of Nigeria’s Army Chief, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, to a military function at the Nigerian Military Depot.

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His convoy reportedly encountered Shiite members, who barricaded the road leading to the military training facility in Zaria.

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