Former Radio Biafra anchorman, Simon Ekpa has been arrested in Finland.

Ekpa was taken into custody on Thursday 48 hours to the start of the general elections in Nigeria.

Criminal Tommi Reen from the Central Criminal Police confirmed to HS that the KRP had a police operation in a private apartment in the center of Lahti.

Reen said the operation was connection with an ongoing preliminary investigation. He did not comment further on the matter.

Nigeria had asked Finland to intervene in Ekpa’s activities. Last week, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Godfrey Onyeama invited the Finnish ambassador Leena Pylvänäinen to a meeting.

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