The Senator representing Kogi West senatorial district has surfaced after he was alledged to be kidnapped yesterday.
A colleague, Sen. Ben Bruce broke the news to the nation using his Twitter handle.
Today, at exactly 10:59 am the senator posted from his Twitter handle to say his freedom.
Sen. Melaye on his personal Twitter handle posted to show he is now a free man after a failed attempted kidnap yesterday.
I thank God once again for escaping another dangerous attack. I also thank Nigerians for their prayers and show of Love. Spent 11 hours in the wilderness traumatized but God preserved me. God is the best and in whom ONLY I trust. They will continue to try. WE SHALL OVERCOME!!!
— Senator Dino Melaye (@dino_melaye) July 27, 2018
Recall yesterday, Sen. Bruce posted that Dino was kidnapped by some unknown gunmen in a Sienna vehicle when Sen. Melaye was on his way to Kogi from Abuja.
Later in the day, Melaye’s aide refutes the kidnap story, saying that his boss ran to the bush after an attempt to kidnap him by unknown gunmen.