The Nigerian Army opened fire on protesters demanding the release of top Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been held for four years on trumped-up allegations.
The United Nations (UN) has warned against the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Libya as fierce fighting rages on between rival forces for control of the capital, Tripoli.
The Iranian foreign ministry on Saturday welcomed as a "positive move" the Nigerian government's permission to prominent Shiite leader Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaki and his wife to go under medical examination and treatment.
Rasa – A ceremony marking the birth anniversary of Imam al-Mahdi was held by the Shi’ahs of South Africa.
Israel was behind the 2013 coup in Egypt that toppled Mohamed Morsi, the African country’s first ever democratically-elected president, an Israeli general has revealed.
Dozens of Nigerians held a rally in the capital Abuja on Wednesday to express support for prominent Shia cleric Shiekh Ibrahim Zakzaky.
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has acknowledged that his administration has maintained very deep relations with the Tel Aviv regime and is engaged in military cooperation with Israel in the restive Sinai Peninsula.
Rasa - At least 1.5 million children in the war-torn Central African Republic (CAR) require urgent aid and protection, according to the United Nations.
Rasa - A Nigerian court has refused to grant bail to top Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, days after more than 40 of his supporters were killed during protests demanding his release.