The former Director General of the Labour Party Presidential; Campaign Council, Dr. Doyin Okupe, has been arrested at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos State by operatives of the Department of State Services on his way to the United Kingdom.
The arrest of the former presidential aide was disclosed in a statement by one of his lawyers, Tolu Babaleye on Thursday.
Babaleye said: “The information reaching me now is that Dr. Doyin Okupe has been arrested at Lagos Airport by the DSS on his way to London.
“The reason according to the source is that he was asked to produce evidence that the Federal High Court Abuja has freed him from the case in which he was convicted and paid fine to the knowledge of the whole world and was allowed to go home.
“When will this harassment stop?
“Who is after Dr. Doyin Okupe?
“As at today, the man has no case to answer anywhere, I hereby demand that the DSS should release my Client immediately as this is a violation of his freedom of movement, right to liberty and dignity of human person.
“This is unfair as the man’s health is fast failing!”