Police authorities have declared Dino Melaye, a Senator representing Kogi West in the Senate, alongside Mohammed Audu, son of a former governor of the state, Abubakar Audu wanted.
Police said the duo have also been placed on Interpol watchlist for allegedly providing false information to the police in relation to an alleged attempt on Melaye’s life last year.
The announcement was made in a statement signed by Kogi Police commissioner, Ali Janga, and distributed by the Force Headquarters Wednesday afternoon.
Meanwhile, two criminal suspects, who indicted Senator Dino Melaye as their arms supplier, have escaped police custody.
Kabiru Seudu, Nuhu Salish, and four others escaped through the back door of the ‘A’ division cell in Lokoja.
State Commissioner of Police, Ali Jang, said the suspects have been declared wanted along with Senator Melaye and one Mohamed Audu. Thirteen (13) police officers who were on duty when the incident occurred.