Mr. Musa Abdullahi Krishi, the House of Representatives correspondent of Daily Trust Newspaper, who was arrested on Tuesday by the Nigerian police at the National Assembly complex, has been reportedly released following public condemnations.
Mr. Krishi was allegedly released few minutes after his arrest.
According to reports, Mr. Krishi was handed over to armed policemen by the national assembly divisional crime officer (DCO), Dele Olaoye. The operatives drove away with him in an unmarked Toyota Hilux SUV.
However, newsmen report that police have remained mum in stating the reason behind his arrest.