Nigeria’s ‘music video’ senator arrested

Controversial Nigerian senator Dino Melaye says he has been arrested at the international airport in the capital, Abuja, as he tried to fly to Morocco.

The senator, who represents Kogi West constituency, tweeted that he had been going to the North African country for an official engagement:

Nigeria’s Punch newspaper reports that the aircraft was about to take-off when policemen asked passengers to disembark.

It is not clear why he has been detained, but last month police said he was wanted for questioning over allegations that he had given weapons to kidnappers.

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