Senator Dino Melaye Arrested In Abuja

SENATOR Dino Melaye says he has been arrested in Abuja enroute on an official engagement in Morocco.

The politician confirmed the arrest on Monday via his Twitter handle.

Melaye said he was picked up at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport.

It was not immediately clear which agency carried out the arrest, but Mr Melaye was declared wanted for his alleged involvement in a murder case and provision of support for criminal elements in his home state of Kogi.

“I have just been arrested at the international wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe airport on my way to Morocco for an official engagement sponsored by the Federal Govt after checking in,” he said on Twitter.