NUJ Cancels Proposed Illegal Award on Dino Melaye

NUJ Cancels Proposed Illegal Award on Dino Melaye

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has declared as illegal, the proposed ‘Senator of the Year Award’ to Sen. Dino Melaye (Kogi-APC) by the Senate Press Corps. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the corps had nominated Melaye...
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Proceed with Melaye’s Recall Process, Court Orders INEC

Proceed with Melaye’s Recall Process, Court Orders INEC

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday dismissed the suit by Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, challenging the validity of the process of recalling him by his constituents. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, in his judgment, ordered that the Independent National...
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INEC Suspends Melaye’s Recall

INEC Suspends Melaye’s Recall

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it would comply with the order of the Federal High Court, Abuja that temporarily suspended the recall process of Sen. Dino Melaye from the Senate. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that...
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Oby Ezekwesili Lambasts Saraki for Backing Melaye

Oby Ezekwesili Lambasts Saraki for Backing Melaye

A former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has lambasted Senate President Bukola Saraki for telling Nigerians that recalling Dino Melaye from the Senate was “a waste of time.” The former education minister replied the senator through a series of tweet...
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INEC Begins Process to Recall Melaye July 3

INEC Begins Process to Recall Melaye July 3

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it will begin the process of recalling Senator Dino Melaye on July 3, 2017 as demanded by his senatorial district. Representatives of Kogi West Senatorial District had on Wednesday submitted six bags co...
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BREAKING: INEC Receives Signatures on Dino Melaye’s Recall

The Independent National Electoral Commission has received signatures from the electorates 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 percent of the electorat...
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Police arrest LG boss over assassination attempt on Melaye

Police arrest LG boss over assassination attempt on Melaye

The Commissioner of Police in Kogi, Mr Wilson Inalegwu, on Wednesday, confirmed the arrest of the Administrator of Ijumu Local Government, Alhaji Taofiq Isah, over the alleged assassination attempt on Sen. Dino Melaye. The senator’s country residence in Kogi...
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Melaye to Ndume: Apologise and Saraki will Reduce your Punishment

Melaye to Ndume: Apologise and Saraki will Reduce your Punishment

Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west senatorial district, has assured Ali Ndume, his Borno south counterpart, that Senate President Bukola Saraki will reduce his punishment if he tenders an apology. The upper legislative chamber suspended Ndume for six ...
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