Eye on Africa

Nigerian Shia leader Zakzaky granted bail for medical treatment

Nigeria is allowing the leader of a banned Shia Muslim group, Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been detained with his wife since 2015, to travel to India for medical care.Meanwhile, Sudan's military signs a power-sharing deal with protesters that finally paves the way for civilian rule after seven months of turmoil.And in Somalia some young women are turning to creative outlets, such as fashion design, despite the daily violence that surrounds them.