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Senators; Dino Melaye & Ben Bruce Shun Police Invitation

Nigerian Senators, Dino Melaye and Ben Murray-Bruce, who were expected at the office of the FCT Commissioner of Police for questioning by 10am, on Monday, shunned the Police invitation in connection with last week’s public protest in Abuja, and did not show up. The Police had alleged that the federal lawmakers,

Drama As Senator Dino Melaye Angrily Confronts Policemen At INEC Head Office

The lawmaker representing Kogi west, Dino Melaye, put up “a show of bravery” during the protest staged by some Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders in Abuja on Friday. Led by Senate President Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives, PDP chieftains stormed INEC office over the Osun state

Senator Dino Melaye Clinches Kogi West PDP Senatorial Ticket

Senator Dino Melaye has been affirmed as the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) flagbearer for Kogi West senatorial district for the 2019 general elections. The affirmation primary was conducted at the Prestige Hotel in Kabba, headquarters of the senatorial district. The Returning officer for the exercise, Mr. Jude Sule, said Melaye scored all

Dino Melaye Cries Out Over Alleged Plot To Implicate Him In Kogi

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye has raised the alarm over an alleged plot to frame him up. The lawmaker on Sunday took to his Twitter Page claiming that Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, was planning to use one Mr. Dogo to implicate him in a lie that he

No Permanent Enemies: Dino Melaye’s Take On Jonathan In 2014 VS Now Will Shock You

"There are no permanent enemies in politics but permanent enemies," they say. In 2014, Senator Dino Melaye,  representing Kogi West senatorial district in Kogi State, ridiculed former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan while he was the incumbent president at the time. Siding with the then All Progressives Congress' Presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari

Dino Melaye mocks Akpabio, hails Gov Udom [VIDEO]

Senator representing Kogi West constituency in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, on Friday mocked former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio in a new song. In the song released in Akwa Ibom, Dino said Governor Udom is better than Akpabio. He was heard chanting: “Governor dey pass Governor, Udom pass Akpabio.” Melaye

Jonathan Was A Better President Than Buhari – Dino Melaye

Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye has hailed former president, Goodluck Jonathan, saying he was a better leader that current president, Muhammadu Buhari Dino made this known while speaking during an interview on ARISE TV, published on Friday, August 17, 2018. The lawmaker who strongly criticized GEJ during his tenure, said he has

Saraki Will Be Senate President For Four Years – Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye is confident that nobody can impeach the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki. The lawmaker who represents Kogi West district said this during his appearance onChannels Television’s flagship political programme, Sunday Politics. “Senate President Bukola Saraki will be there for four years,” he stated. “I want to assure you that they can’t

BREAKING News: Dino Melaye Goes Missing Again, Fails To Appear In Court

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, for the second time, failed to show up in court on Wednesday to answer the charges bothering on gunrunning levied against him and two others. According to PUNCH Metro, the two suspects charged alongside the Senator,  Kabir Seidu, aka Osama, and Nuhu Salihu aka

Nigeria Police after my life – Dino Melaye cries out

The lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye has accused the Nigeria Police of tormenting his life. The senator asked the police to release his passport as ordered by a Magistrate’s Court in the Federal Capital Territory. Melaye said he asked his lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria,

Senator Dino Melaye Raises Alarm As He Squares Up With Police In Abuja

The outspoken senator representing Kogi West Senatorial district at the 8th National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye, on Friday, raised the alarm over alleged refusal of the Nigerian Police Command at the FCT Command to release his international passport as ordered by the court. The influential politician noted that on July 25th,

Dino Melaye Was Never Kidnapped – Sources

Although Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West, resurfaced on Friday to claim he “spent 11 hours in the wilderness”. Melaye was scheduled to be arraigned on Thursday before the Magistrate court in Abuja for alleged gunrunning, but the trial could not hold due to the claims by Senator Ben Bruce,

Dino Melaye Managed To Escape From Abductors – Family Sources

Fresh controversy surrounds the whereabouts of the lawmaker representing Kogi West in the Senate, Dino Melaye. A lawyer to the lawmaker, Yemi Mohammed, on Thursday, said the senator was attacked at Gwagwalada on his way to Lokoja on Wednesday. Mohammed, who represented Melaye’s lead counsel, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), said this at

Police Reacts To Alleged Kidnap Of Senator Dino Melaye

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command, have said that it was not aware of the abduction of Senator Dino Melaye, who was reportedly kidnapped on Thursday morning, by unknown gunmen in Abuja, on his way to Kogi State. Senator Ben Murray Bruce, who had disclosed the development on his Twitter

Attempted Suicide: Senator Dino Melaye Arraigned In Court, Granted N5m Bail

Senator Dino Melaye was on Wednesday arraigned in an FCT High Court, Apo, on a six-count charge, bordering on attempted suicide, attempt to escape from custody and damage of police property. Melaye who represents Kogi West senatorial zone, denied committing the offences, while Justice Silvanus Oriji granted him bail in the

‘How angels shielded me from SARS’ arrest — Dino Melaye explains

Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, says angels of the Lord rescued him from a high court in Abuja after operatives of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) attempted to arrest him. On Thursday, the federal government arraigned the senator for allegedly framing Edward Onoja, chief of staff of Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state,

Looters tithes’ comment: Catholic bishops, groups lambast Kogi gov

The Christian Association of Nigeria, prominent Catholic bishops, two Catholic groups among others have berated Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, for attacking Catholic leaders who visited President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso Rock last week. Prominent groups that lambasted Bello for taunting the clerics are the Committee for the Defence of Human

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