Tag: Senator Dino Melaye

Federal High dismissed suit filed Dino Melaye, challenging Control of Infectious Diseases Bill

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday dismissed a suit filed by a former Kogi West senator, Dino Melaye, challenging some provisions of the controversial Control of Infectious Diseases Bill 2020, widely referred to as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Bill. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu upheld the notices of[Read More…]

Police Charge Senator Dino Melaye With Illegal Possession Of Firearms

Mohammed, son of the late Abubakar Audu, a former governor of Kogi state, has reportedly fled to avoid being charged with “illegal possession of firearms” alongside Dino Melaye, lawmaker representing Kogi west senatorial district. At a press conference on Monday, Jimoh Moshood, force public relations officer, said a case of criminal conspiracy[Read More…]

Kogi Government Reportedly Stops Dino Melaye’s Constituency Project

The political face-off between Senator Dino Melaye and Governor Yahaya Bello lingers, as the Kogi State Town Planning Board reportedly ordered that work on Melaye’s constituency office at Kabba, Kogi State should be stopped. According to Sahara Reporters, the Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ijumu Local Government[Read More…]

They Forged Signatories For My Recall – Dino Melaye Says

The embattled Senator representing Kogi West senatorial district of Kogi State, Senator Dino Melaye has alleged that the acclaimed figures of signatories collected for his recall were forged and fraudulent forwarded to the Independent National Electoral Commission. Addressing newsmen in Lokoja yesterday at the press centre of the Nigeria Union[Read More…]

Dino Melaye’s Constituents Can’t Wait For 2019, They’re Recalling Him With Six Bags of Signatures

The Independent National Electoral Commission has received signatures from the electorate in Kogi West Senatorial District, asking for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye from the Senate. Six bags, which contained the signatures of 52.3 per cent of the electorate from the senatorial district and other petitions, were submitted to[Read More…]

Two Feared Killed In Attack On Dino Melaye

At least two people were feared killed today as gunmen attacked the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye. The attack occurred in front of the state polytechnic in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital. Melaye had stopped in front of the institution and was addressing his supporters, including some students of[Read More…]

Ahmadu Be?lo University Authorities Keep Mum Over Senator Dino Melaye Certificate Scandal

The authorities of the Ahmadu Be?lo University, Zaria, are still meeting over the alleged certificate scandal against Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi-West senatorial district in Kogi State. The Information Officer of the institution, Mr. Adam Mohammed, had told our correspondent on Tuesday that the management would take a decision on[Read More…]

Kogi Senator, Dino Melaye in ABU Certificate Controversy

Less than a week after Senator Dino Melaye alleged that he was about to be framed up by EFCC, report has emerged that the Kogi West representative did not graduate from department of Geography of the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. A popular online outfit, Sahara Reporters, said in a series[Read More…]

We Are Executing 9 Projects In Dino Melaye’s Constituency – FCTA

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has described as erroneous publication in a national daily to the effect that it abandoned its primary mandate to undertake project execution in Kogi West Senatorial District. According to the Chief Press Secretary to the Minister, Muhammad Hazat Sule, the projects are constituency Projects,[Read More…]

Dino Melaye Begs Buhari To Offer Treasury Looters Amnesty

Senator Dino Melaye had called on President Muhammadu Buhari to give presidential pardon and amnesty for treasury looters . Melaye in statement on Sunday said “Though an unrepentant advocate for integrity and forthrightness especially from public office holders, I however sincerely want to recommend that Mr. President grant Presidential Amnesty/Pardon[Read More…]