A viral video has shown the moment Senator representing Kogi West at the National Assembly, Dino Melaye was stretchered into a hospital in Abuja.
The Senator had attempted to escape from the police while being transfered from Abuja to Kogi State to be paraded.
Following the development, the lawmaker injured himself and was taken to the Zanklin Hospital.
Force Spokesperson Jimoh Moshood had said that “Dino escaped around Area 1 area of the Federal Capital Territory.”
He said “men believed to be working for him got wind of the police movement and waylaid the police vehicle carrying him around the Area 1 area with their vehicle after which the senator jumped down and bolted away in the process.
The video shows the Senator unresponsive as he was being stretchered into the hospital.