Senator Dino Melaye on Friday announced he has escaped from his abductors, more than eleven hours he was allegedly kidnapped.
The lawmaker representing Kogi west was earlier reported to have been kidnapped on his way to court in Kogi on Thursday.
"I thank God once again for escaping another dangerous attack," Melaye said on Twitter on Friday.
"I also thank Nigerians for their prayers and show of Love. Spent 11 hours in the wilderness traumatized but God preserved me. God is the best and in whom ONLY I trust. They will continue to try."