Raymond Dokpesi, founder of DAAR Communications, owners of African Independent television (AIT), was on Friday arrested at Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja.
The media mogul was returning to the country, after seeking medical treatment in Dubai, when he was picked up around 4pm.
AIT confirmed the arrest via its Twitter, saying no reason was given for the arrest.
“Breaking: Chief Raymond Dokpesi has been arrested at Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport on return from medical treatment/operation at the American Hospital Dubai.
“Reasons have not been given yet for the arrest,” the tweet read.