EMBATTLED Senator Dino Melaye was on Thursday arraigned in court in Lokoja after he was taken there early on Thursday.
Melaye, who is allegedly battling with some health complications, came into the court in an ambulance.
Recalled that Melaye was also arraigned on Wednesday by the Police at a Chief Magistrate Court in Wuse Zone 2, Abuja, for allegedly attempting to escape from lawful custody and also threatening to commit suicide.
Granted bail in the sum of N90 million and two sureties with his travelling document seized, Melaye was rearrested by the police for other pending accusations.
A police statement stated that “The Police investigation team rearrested Senator Dino Melaye today, 2nd May 2018 after his arraignment at Chief Magistrate Court, Wuse for the pending offences of Criminal Conspiracy and Unlawful Possession of Prohibited Firearms already filed in a Court of competent jurisdiction in Lokoja for which he will be arraigned without further delay.”
The senator’s travails started when he was declared wanted by the police for alleged gunrunning.