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El-Zakzaky arrives India for treatment [PHOTOS]

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El-Zakzaky arrives India for treatment [PHOTOS]

El-Zakzaky arrives India for treatment [PHOTOS]

Shi’ites leader in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has arrived New Delhi, Indian capital, for medical treatment.

He was received by a medical team who conveyed him on a wheelchair to the hospital.

El-Zakzaky and his wife traveled out of Nigeria on Monday at about 6:30pm Nigerian time.

The duo moved from Kaduna to Abuja on Sunday, and had been in government detention since 2016.×576.jpg

It would be recalled that the Kaduna State Government had released conditions that must be met before El-Zakzaky was allowed to leave Nigeria.

Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, in a statement, said though the state government will appeal the ruling of the Kaduna High Court ruling allowing El Zakzaky to travel, it will not seek a stay of execution because it believes that people should have access to treatment.

In his reaction, legal luminary, Femi Falana SAN, criticised the Kaduna government’s stringent conditions.

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