Kogi State Police Command has declared the senator representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye, and seven others wanted.
The Commissioner of Police in that State, Mr. Ali Janga, made the announcement in Lokoja, the state capital.
According to him, others declared wanted are one Mohammed Audi and six suspects who escaped from police custody in the state capital.
Four of the suspects were on court remand, including two that indicted Senator Dino Melaye and Mohammed Audi.
The Police Commissioner said that investigation into the jailbreak is ongoing while the thirteen police officers who were on duty when the incident occurred have been detained for interrogation.
Mr. Janga had earlier declared Senator Dino Melaye, and seven others wanted before he was removed by the Inspector-General of Police