Wednesday, June 16, 2021


Senator Dino Melaye

Group backs call for EFCC, ICPC to probe Yahaya Bello

A Kogi State-based socio-political group under the auspices of Progressives Mandate Movement, PMM, has expressed support for the call for an investigation into alleged financial mismanagement and corruption against Governor Yahaya Bello.

Smart Adeyemi replaces Melaye as Chairman Senate Committee on Aviation

The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Friday, named Senator Smart Adeyemi, representing Kogi West, as the new Chairman of the Senate Committee on Aviation.

Melaye begs INEC to postpone Kogi West supplementary poll

Senator Dino Melaye, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for Kogi West Senatorial election, has appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to postpone the supplementary election scheduled for November 30.

Melaye responsible for Kogi election violence – Yahaya Bello’s aide

Mohammed Onogwu, the Chief Press Secretary to Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has accused Senator Dino Melaye of being responsible for the violence witnessed during the governorship election in the state.

TRIBUTE: As my mother goes home, by Sen. Dino Melaye

My mother, Comfort Oni Melaye, my first teacher, my first confidant, my first guide, my first everything. To the world, you might have been just one person but to me you were more than that - you were everything to me.

Dino Melaye: Don’t elect rascal as senator, Smart Adeyemi tells electorate

Former senator representing Kogi west senatorial district, Smart Adeyemi, has called on the electorate to dig into the background of those seeking for elective positions so as not to vote rascals and misfits.

JUST IN: Court grants Dino Melaye bail

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, has granted bail to Senator Dino Melaye on health grounds.

Human rights commission condemns police siege on Dino Melaye’s residence

The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, has condemned the laying of siege on Abuja residence of Senator Dino Melaye’s by the police, saying it violates his right and that of his family members.

Court rejects Melaye’s request to order Police out of residence

A request by Senator Dino Melaye, for police officers to vacate his residence and desist from further attempts at arresting him has been rejected by the Federal High Court in Abuja.

PDP condemns invasion of Melaye’s residence by police

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned the invasion of the residence of its Presidential Campaign’s Director of Civil Societies, Senator Dino Melaye in Abuja on Friday.

Why IGP Idris does not deserve tenure extension, by Adnan Tudunwada

When I came across the news of Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris’ tenure extension move, I shook my head and asked: does he deserve a tenure extension? Has he performed to the good expectation of Nigerians?

BREAKING: Gunmen reportedly abduct Dino Melaye along Gwagwalada road

The lawmaker representing Kogi West district, Dino Melaye, has been reportedly abducted by gunmen in Gwagwalada, a suburb of Abuja.

Court reopens Melaye’s case over illegal possession of firearms, other charges

The alleged accomplices that alleged Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West), in the alleged offences of criminal conspiracy, illegal possession of firearms and arms dealing, on Monday, at the commencement of the case, declared the charges as false.

June 12 declaration: Abiola’s daughter slams Melaye, says ‘he’s just being petty’

Tundun Abiola, daughter of the late Chief MKO Abiola, has slammed Senator Dino Melaye for his opposition to President Muhammadu Buhari's decision to confer a posthumous award of Grand Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic, GCFR, on her father.

2019: Melaye declares APC dead, says ‘I’m not afraid of Buhari, Saraki, even my father’

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye has declared that the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC is moving towards failure in 2019 if the...

Court orders for continuation of Melaye’s recall process

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has ruled that the recall process, initiated by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to recall Dino Melaye,...

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