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31 killed, 100 wounded in stampede during Shiite ashura procession

The Iraqi health ministry said on Tuesday that 31 people had  been killed and 100 others wounded in a stampede during Shiite Ashura celebrations...

Police disperse anti-government protests by Shiites

Nigerian police fired tear gas Thursday to disperse anti-government demonstrations by Shiite Muslims in the capital, Abuja, and also in Kaduna state.

Nigerian court denies Shi’ite leader El-Zakzaky bail

Justice Gideon Kurada of Kaduna High Court has denied Shi'ite leader Ibrahim Zakzaky bail citing lack of substantial medical evidence

Shi’ite Muslims challenge El-Rufai, Kaduna Govt

Nigerian minority Shi'ite Muslim sect that has been declared an unlawful society by a northern state vowed on Saturday to challenge the ban. The Islamic...