JUST IN: El-Zakzaky returns to Nigeria

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigerian, IMN, popularly known as Shiites, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky is on his way back from from the Indian hospital where he had gone to receive medical attention, Daily Nigerian reports.

According to a tweet by the Zakzaky Office, Mr El-Zakzaky is expected to arrive Abuja at 17:00 hours Nigerian time.

An accompanying video clip in the twitter handle also showed Mr El-Zakzaky explaining that the Indian hospital had agreed to allow him and his wife Zeenat to come back to Nigeria following a stalemate over the choice of doctors to attend to the cleric.