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Dino Melaye disses the ‘State,’ says ‘I remain unbowed’

Dino Melaye disses the ‘State,’ says ‘I remain unbowed’

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The embattled lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye, has thanked Nigerians for standing by him during his travails in the hands of those he described as the “State.” Melaye, in a lengthy write-up posted on Facebook on Monday, alleged that his trials were a plot by the “State” to […] …

‘Are you no longer in APC?’ followers ask Dino Melaye over Instagram post

‘Are you no longer in APC?’ followers ask Dino Melaye over Instagram post

Social media followers of embattled senator representing Kogi West at the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, have asked him to confirm whether or not he is still a member of the ruling All Progressives Congress. This was sequel to what appears to be a nostalgic photograph of Senator Dino Melaye sitting on a side table beside the […] …

Abuja court adjourns Melaye’s case indefinitely on health grounds

Justice Olasumbo Goodluck of FCT High Court, Maitama, on Thursday adjourned indefinitely the trial of Senator Dino Melaye, being tried for allegedly giving false information. Melaye, representing Kogi West, was dragged to court on two counts bordering on giving false information, offences he denied committing. The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that the judge, on Wednesday, […] …

[BREAKING] Melaye’s assassination attempt: Court drops criminal charges against defendants

[BREAKING] Melaye’s assassination attempt: Court drops criminal charges against defendants

Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja A Kogi State High Court on Tuesday struck out the assassination case involving the chairman, Association of Local Government of Nigeria, Taofiq Isa, and four others for want of diligent prosecution. This was the decision of the trial judge, Fola Ajayi, who regretted that despite four adjournments, the prosecution was not able […] …

Senate invited IGP because of Senator Dino Melaye, not…, Nigeria Police insists

The Nigeria Police Force have said that the Senate invited the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris because of Senator Dino Melaye contrary to Senator Sabi Aliyu Abdullahi, Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs’ statement that the IGP was invited by the Senate so that he explain what the Police was doing on the spate of killing across the country.
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BREAKING: Ruling on Dino Melaye’s bail application for May 16

BREAKING: Ruling on Dino Melaye’s bail application for May 16

Gbenga Odogun, Odogun, Lokoja The trial judge in the bail application of the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has reserved judgement till 16th May, 2018. Justice Nasir Ajana adjourned after listening to arguments from both the prosecuting counsel, Dr. Alex Iziyon (SAN) and the defense counsel, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN). Earlier, the prosecuting counsel […] …

BREAKING: We must take very drastic action, senators vow as IG ignores third summons

BREAKING: We must take very drastic action, senators vow as IG ignores third summons

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has, for the third time, failed to appear before the Senate. It was the third invitation within one month. Idris had been summoned to address the Senate on the alleged inhuman treatment of Senator Dino Melaye during his arrest and detention by the police over alleged […] …

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