News just reaching Naij.com indicates that the sound
of heavy gunfire has been reported at Tudun Wada in
The shooting is related to the ongoing siege on the Islamic
Movement in the state and military action against the
Japheth Omojuwa, Nigerian blogger, international public
speaker, posted about this on his Twitter page.
These guys. I hope they don’t set back Kaduna’s new
— JJ. Omojuwa (@Omojuwa) December 15, 2015
Please look out for Shia protests in Kaduna. Be safe. — JJ.
Omojuwa (@Omojuwa) December 15, 2015
Popular Kaduna market, Kasuwa has been shot down by
authorities following unconfirmed reports that non-
indegenes of the state have been asked to leave the state.
Some locals also confirmed this development.
Please stay at home if you are in Kaduna — Maryam
Abubakar (@mareeyama) December 15, 2015
Kaduna again. Please be safe guys
— D.O (@DOlusegun) December 15, 2015
Heavy Shia protest ongoing in Kaduna. — Ahmed Rufai
Isah (@Sir_Ruffy) December 15, 2015
Ppl r running, closing there shops. Kaduna need prayer
— Mal.Mousa (@Musamozeh) December 15, 2015
This is important! Shooting going on in Kaduna inside
town and tudun Wada area. Police shooting at shi’ite.
Everyone be Warned @Omojuwa — Mystique
(@Hassie_Bee) December 15, 2015
Panic in Kaduna. Shops and offices closing. Mass
mvmts from North to south & v.v.
K8S1mhLPcm — Korede Oludiran
(@KoredeOludiran) December 15, 2015
I see the COAS, IGP, NSCDC bosses have arrived
zaria. It has spilled into kaduna o, y’all should
better double your efforts.
— LIFE! (@Tweezy_bohemian) December 15,
Shiite sect has also blocked Zaria-Kano Road at Dogarawa
Shia Muslim sect members are also protesting on the streets
of the main northern cities of Kano.
Many businesses are closed and people are mainly staying
indoors to avoid trouble.
Armed security officers have been stationed in strategic
locations in Kaduna city centre.