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Thursday, 26 April 2018

@News Africa: Dino Melaye finally clears air on his arrest, speaks from hospital bed



The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye has revealed the real circumstances and the situations surrounding his arrest by the Nigerian Police Force.
He claimed that one of the things he is currently going through is the denial of his Fundamental human rights of access to his family, lawyers and food.
Melaye is currently on admission at the National Hospital in Abuja after sustaining injuries while trying to escape from the police.
Reports said that, while the police were driving him to court in Kogi, he allegedly he jumped out of the vehicle and as a result got himself seriously injured which led to his hospital admission.
The senator wrote via his Twitter handle on Wednesday night, he noted that some of his relatives, as well as his driver, have been in police custody since Monday.
Melaye tweeted, “Samuel Melaye, Moses Melaye, Pastor Obalemo, my driver Folorunsho, one of my lawyers and seven others arrested since Monday by the police still in detention by the police
“Melaye is at the intensive care unit of the national hospital. Trauma section
“Denied access to my lawyers, family members and food for the past more than 24hours,” he added.

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