Tag Archives: Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye Secures Kogi West PDP Senate Ticket As Party Disqualifies 4 Aspirants

Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, has secured the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ticket for the same seat in the 2019 General Election. He disclosed this yesterday being Tuesday 2nd October 2018, while “thanking God for being returned”. In 2015, Melaye won the seat on the platform of the All…

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Former President Goodluck Jonathan And Saraki Meet In Abuja

Senate President Bukola Saraki on Wednesday held a closed-door meeting with former President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja. Saraki visited the former president in company with ex-National Chairmen of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Barnabas Gemade. He was also accompanied by Abubakar Kawu Baraje, Senators Dino Melaye, Rafiu Ibrahim, former aide to Jonathan, Doyin Okupe and others. The…

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Melaye Chides Buhari Over Statement On National Assembly

Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of making derogatory statements about him and the National Assembly. According THEWILL Buhari, when he received a delegation of Buhari Support Organisation (BSO) at the Presidential Villa on May 22, came down hard on the members of the National Assembly. “Let anybody come and…

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Court Drops Criminal Charges Against Defendants In Melaye’s Assassination Saga

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. Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West senatorial district, had in April 2017, approached the court alleging an assassination attempt on his life by Isa…

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We Spent N100m On Melaye’s Recall – INEC

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has stated that the Commission spent only N100million on the failed bid to recall Senator Dino Melaye. According to reports, there was a failed attempt to to recall the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District. Yakubu, speaking at a press conference in Abuja,…

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