Dino Melaye, a senator representing Kogi West, has been handcuffed on his hospital bed by the Nigeria police after he was re-arrested at Zankli hospital, Mabushi in Abuja.
Melaye who was alleged to have jumped off the moving police vehicle enroute Lokoja on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, was admitted at Zankli Hospital when an ambulance brought him and was wheeled on a stretcher into the emergence ward of the hospital.
Few hours later, over 30 armed policemen led by Jimoh Moshood, the spokesperson of the Nigeria Police Force, surrounded the premises of the hospital to effect his arrest.
He was later moved to the National hospital where he is recuperating.
According to Independent, the doctor who treated the Senator at the Zankli hospital has been arrested, according to unverified sources.
The report said that that the doctor claimed that the senator sustained spinal cord injury.