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APC now a redemption camp for corrupt, evils politicians- Melaye

Former Kogi Senator, Dino Melaye, Former Kogi lawmaker, says All Progressives Congress, APC, as a redemption camp for politicians. The controversial politician said this  on his Twitter page on Monday He stated  that any politician that steals and joins APC will be forgiven and their corruption cases will be over. ”APC is a Redemption camp. Steal and renounce your party, ...

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Trump’s Scenario: God should handle ‘koboko, flogging Nigerians too- Dino Melaye

A Former Senator from Kogi State, Dino Melaye, has aired his view on the unfortunate invasion of  of the Capitol Building by Trump’s supporters. According to Melaye, he believes that God used Trump to bring down America. It will be recalled that teeming Trump’s  supporters invaded the Capitol in an attempt to stop the confirmation of Biden’s electoral victory. Before ...

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Alleged Nepotism: “Don’t arrest or embarrass Bishop Kukah,”- Melaye warns Buhari

As a statement made by Bishop Matthew Kukah of Sokoto Diocese, continues to generate reactions, former Senator representing Kogi West, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari not to arrest the Bishop It will be recalled that on his Christmas message, Kukah had accused President Buhari of running a government of crass nepotism, which he described as the worst in the history ...

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2015: Jonathan’s phone call to Buhari saved Nigeria from destruction- Melaye

Former Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, has relived the events that characterized the 2015 general elections, stating that  ex-President Goodluck Jonathan saved Nigeria from destruction by bconceding defeat. Acccording to the controversial Senator the phone call made by the ex-President to President Muhammadu Buhari where he conceded defeat saved Nigeria. Speaking at a function in FCT, he expressed regret for ...

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Melaye to Buhari: Donating N25bn to Nigerian youths doesn’t make sense

A former Senator, Dino Melaye, has picked jokes in the Federal Government’s decision to donate N25bn to Nigerian youths to invest in business. Melaye said the decision was hasty and lacked an indepth analytical framework. In a post on his Facebook page, the former lawmaker said the money would be used for feeding due to corruption and what he termed ...

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Kogi West: Appeal court dismisses Melaye’s suit

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has struck out the appeal by Dino Melaye, challenging election of Senator Smart Adeyemi as winner of the last election in Kogi West Senatorial District. A three-man panel of the court, led by Justice Ibrahim Saulawa, unanimously resolved all seven issues, identified for determination, against the appellant (Melaye). The panel upheld the judgment delivered ...

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Court rejects Senator Melaye’s suit filed against NCDC Bill

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday rejected a suit filed by Senator Dino Melaye, challenging the Control of Infectious Diseases Bill 2020, also referred to as the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Bill. In a judgment on Tuesday, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu held that her court lacked the jurisdiction to hear and determine issues raised in the suit ...

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“I never expected justice from the judges,” Dino Melaye reacts to tribunal’s verdict

The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal has dismissed the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Kogi West senatorial candidate, Dino Melaye. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC had declared Adeyemi as the winner of the poll against Dino Melaye of PDP. Adeyemi garnered 88,373 votes while Dino Melaye scored 62,133. But Melaye petitioned the tribunal seeking ...

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Kogi West: PDP agent refuses to support party at tribunal

Mr. Philemon Enoch, a witness called by the People Democratic Party (PDP) has countered his party on claim of over-voting. Recall that  Smart Adeyemi defeated Dino Melaye in the Kogi West senatorial district election. Enoch told the Kogi State National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal on Friday that there was no over-voting during the election. Enoch, a carpenter, who said he ...

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Buhari’s aide, Onochie mocks Dino Melaye as Smart Adeyemi takes oath of office

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie in a veiled manner has mocked Senator Dino Melaye over his loss at the recent election rerun of Kogi West. Smart Adeyemi the newly elected senator representing Kogi West was sworn in on Wednesday. Melaye, who ran under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was defeated by Smart ...

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