By Yemi Itodo

Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West senatorial district has been released by Immigration officers, TheNigerian authoritatively gathered.

The lawmaker who has been on the wanted list of the Nigeria Police over allegation of arming the youths in Kogi, was arrested this morning by the Nigerian Immigration officers attached to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport.

Senator Melaye was billed to travel to Morocco in official assignment sponsored by the federal government, before he was placed under arrest.

An aide who has been with the senator at the airport confirmed to our reporter that the outspoken Senator has been freed by Immigration services, when Police denied issuing any Interpol on him.

Details shortly.