Ashura 1444: Four (4) Ashura Mourners killed by security forces in Soba, Kaduna state Print
Written by freezak   
Monday, 29 August 2022 16:48

On Sunday the 28th of August 2022, Nigerian Police opened fire on peaceful Mourners commemorating Ashura event in Soba Local Government Area of Kaduna state killing four and injuring many at varying degrees by the order Kaduna state Governor Nasir Elrufai.

The Mourners staged a peaceful matching across the town as usual when the Security forces suddenly appeared and opened fire with live aminations. The police started by firing cannisters of teargas to disperse the gathering where many were suffocated. Hired Hoodlums also attacked the mourners with arms, stone and sticks injuring many. 
They later used live ammunitions on the peaceful mourners.
Four people were killed and several others injured.
The martyrs are :
1, Shaheed Aminu Abdulʙadeer Wanka.
2, Shaheed Mubarak Soje Richifa.
3, Shaheed Zaharaddeen Lawal Gimba.
4, Shaheed Musa M. Adam Dakace.

 

Pictures of Procession Before the attack.

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Ashura procession in soba, kaduna 4 killed 28-8-2022

Last Updated on Monday, 29 August 2022 17:08