Social media went into a frenzy when the founder of DAAR Communications Limited, Senior Chief Raymond Dokpesi, was briefly arrested by police in the UK.

Africa Independent Television (AIT) management confirmed that Dokpesi was later released after his delay at London’s Heathrow airport.

Ripples Nigeria understands that the head of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) made the trip to London following the invitation of Atiku Abubakar, the party’s presidential candidate, on some assignments in the UK.

Nigerians turned to their social media handles to speculate on the reason for the arrest, as neither the UK police nor the PDP had made any public statement about the arrest.

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…By Hamsat Rashid

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