Chaiman of DAAR Communications Limited, owner of African Independent Television (AIT) and RayPower FM, Chief Raymond Dokpesi was said to have been arrested on Sunday while travelling to the United Kingdom.
Dokpesi is also a Chieftain of the major opposition, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
According to reports, the media mogul had boarded a Lufthansa Flight LH916 from Frankfurt to London and was subsequently picked up at Terminal 2 of Heathrow Airport in London.
A source who was on the flight narrated how he was arrested, “We were on a flight from Frankfurt to London and as we are about to arrive in London, we were informed that we should all stay on our seat when the aircraft lands and that the Police wanted to do something. We were informed that there will be a police operation.
“So when we landed, the police came in and ask who is Raymond Dokpesi and they now took him away. He was wearing agbada. He was arrested in London.”
As at the time of filing this report, reason for his arrest is unknown.