When Vanguard contacted his Senior Legislative Aide, Samuel Melaye, he said, " Iam on my way to the Airport now, I can not say anything now, but I will get back to you".
The Police spokesman was not available for comments on the issue.
Men of the Nigerian police has arrested Senator Dino Melaye, lawmaker representing Kogi West at the National Assembly, THE WHISTLER has learnt. I opened INTERPOL's website and showed them the denial.
However, the police have denied any connection with the arrest of the senator.
"We heard they have arrested Senator Dino Melaye because of the truth he has been speaking".
Police said the duo have also been placed on Interpol watchlist for allegedly providing false information to the police in relation to an allegation of attempted murder on Melaye's life sometime a year ago.
The police declared him wanted as they were announcing the disappearance of some suspected hoodlums who allegedly indicted Mr. Melaye as their sponsor from custody.
Vocal federal lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye, has been apprehended by security operatives at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja. He also refused to report to the Force Headquarters in Kogi for questioning.