Injured and incarcerated without charge for two years, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife Mallimah Zeenah are the leaders and heroes we all need, yet few outside Nigeria care, argues Arzu Merali.
Security forces fired live rounds and tear gas as they stormed the area causing at least one fatality with several reported wounded
Ayatollah Qassim is a leading voice for reform in the island monarchy calling for greater civil and political rights for the majority Shia community.
There have been a spate of attacks directed at the Shia Muslims in Nigeria
So far at least 29 people are understood to have been killed and approximately 80 wounded