Scores of Armed Policemen Guarding Melaye in Hospital


Reports have it that now fewer than 30 armed policemen have been drafted to guard embattled Senator Dino Melaye, while he recuperates at the Trauma Centre, in the National Hospital in Abuja.
A reporter with the Daily Trust, who visited the facility on Sunday, revealed that policemen were seen spread from the National Trauma building main gate, parking areas, entrance to the main building, at the staff entrance behind the building and within and around the four storey building.
Police have to vet vehicles at the entrance to the trauma centre.
To gain access to the main building, a visitor has to pass through checks by three Assistant Superintendents.
A staff of the hospital, who spoke off record said Senator Melaye was still receiving treatment at the facility, but he was in a private ward due to his status as a senator.


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