Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West has submitted himself to the Police, Nigerian Cable News online can confirmed.
From his hide-out for the past seven days, the lawmaker arrived at the Special Anti-Robbery Squad custody around 3pm today.
Bode Gbadebo, one of Melaye’s aides stated that the lawmaker wilfully made himself available to police.
From his account, Mr Melaye was visited by some colleague lawmakers around 3p.m. Friday afternoon, alongside his lawyer, Mike Ozekhome.
Lawmakers who visited him included Boma Goodhead, and a Senator from Kogi, Atai Aidoko-Ali.
They were informed that the senator was
wanted by SARS and should report to their commander’s office.
Mr Melaye and some of the lawmakers who accompanied him are currently at the Abuja SARS office.