Alahednews Alahednews DSS Operatives Drive Sheikh Zakzaky Back to Detention on Return to Nigeria DSS (Secret Police) took the Sheikh and his entourage back to his previous detention facility in Kaduna state. Sheikh Zakzaky Back to Nigeria It is now confirmed that the Sheikh was on his way back to Abuja, Nigeria on Thursday evening. Car Bombs Shake Somali Military Base, Deaths Reported A government military base in south Somalia was struck by car bombs and gunfire. Sheikh Zakzaky in India to Receive Treatment: He Rejected Nigerian Gov’t’s Private Jet Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife departed Abuja for India Tanzania Fuel Tanker Explosion: At Least 61 Killed The source added that so far 61 bodies had been recovered from the scene of the tragedy. Nigeria Crackdown: Sheikh Zakzaky Granted Bail after Mass Protests A Nigerian court granted bail to Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky so that he can fly to India for medical care. Nigeria Crackdown: Banning IMN Could Spark New Conflict Sheikh Zakzaky’s daughter warned that the government’s recent ban on the IMN could ignite a new conflict in the West African nation. DRC: Fourth Ebola Case Found In Congo City, Raising Fears of Faster Spread A fourth case of Ebola was confirmed in the eastern Congo city of Goma, the government said late on Thursday. Ebola Outbreak: Rwanda Closes Border with DRC after 1803 Deaths Rwanda closed its border with the Democratic Republic of Congo. AU Calls for Trial for Killers of Sudan School Children The African Union called for a speedy trial for those responsible for the killing of school children in Sudan. Nigeria Crackdown: Islamic Movement Slams Regime’s Move to Label It ‘Terror’ Group The Islamic Movement in Nigeria [IMN] condemned a recent court order that allows the government to label it as a “terrorist” group. Kenya’s Finance Minister Pleads Not Guilty to Corruption Charges Kenya’s Finance pleaded not guilty to corruption charges over the award of two dam tenders. Nigeria Crackdown: 11 Martyred, 30 Injured As Security Forces Attack ‘Free Zakzaky’ Protesters At least 11 persons were martyred and 30 others injured as Nigerian security forces attacked the Free Zakzaky protesters. Ethiopia Referendum: Dozens Killed in Sidama Clashes At least 25 people have died in clashes between Ethiopian security forces and activists in southern Ethiopia. Somalia Bomb Attack: At Least Seven Killed, Dozens Injured At least seven people were killed and 27 others wounded when a bomb went off outside a hotel near the international airport in Mogadishu. Somalia: Loud Explosion, Gunfire Heard In Capital Mogadishu A loud explosion was heard in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Monday morning, followed by heavy gunfire. Western Figures Express Concern over Sheikh Zakzaky’s Health in Letter to UN Chief Fifty Western intellectuals called on the UN chief to pressure Nigeria to release IMN leader Sheikh Zakzaky for medical treatment. WHO Declares DRC’s Ebola Epidemic a ’Public Health Emergency of International Concern’ The WHO on Wednesday declared the Ebola outbreak in the DRC a ’public health emergency of international concern.’ Nigeria Crackdown: Army Opens Fire on Sheikh Zakzaky’s Supporters, At Least One Martyred At least one person was martyred and several others sustained injuries when Nigerian army opened fire on protesters. Protests in Sudan over Civilian’s Death Scores of Sudanese demonstrators took to the streets in a Khartoum district on Monday night. South Africa: Ex-President Zuma Faces Corruption Inquiry Zuma arrived at a court in Johannesburg for a public-inquiry hearing into state corruption. Somalia: Hotel Militant Attack Leaves At Least 26 Dead At least 26 people were killed in an attack on a hotel in southern Somalia claimed by al-Shabaab. Sheikh Zakzaky’s Son Tweets Latest Updates on Father’s Ailing Health Tweets from account of Sheikh Zakzaky’s son regarding his father’s ailing health. Good Measures Taken for Release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky – Iran’s Ambassador to Nigeria “So far, numerous good measures have been taken by various sides for the treatment and release of Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky and his wife.’ Toxic Elements Found in Sheikh Zakzaky’s Blood Hint that Nigerian Authorities Seek to Murder Him Mohammad Zakzaky said the Nigerian authorities had not taken any action so far, and that they intend to murder his father.