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Sen Dino Melaye moved from DSS facility to SARS office

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The police have moved senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, to the federal special anti-robbery squad office in Guzape district, Abuja. The police transferred the senator from their hospital to a Department of State Services health facility on Friday for treatment after he complained that he was not getting better. …

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Kogi West PDP leaders call for immediate release of Melaye


Leaders of Kogi West Senatorial district of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have called for immediate release of Senator Dino Melaye who is currently in custody of the Nigerian Police over alleged murder attempt. The PDP leaders made the call in a communique issued at the end of their meeting …

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Melaye leaves home, meets IG


Eight days after holing up at his residence to avoid arrest by policemen for alleged culpable homicide, Senator Dino Melaye has left his Maitama home to meet with the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, at the Force headquarters. It was gathered that senators who visited the lawmaker at his residence …

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We won’t leave without arresting Melaye – Police

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The Police authorities have vowed not to leave Senator Dino Melaye’s residence until they arrest him. The Police have subsequently deployed over 50 additional policemen around Melaye’s residence located on 11, Sangha Street, Off Mississippi, Maitama, FCT. Findings indicate that the Police might storm the building and forcefully arrest the …

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Why we invaded Dino Melaye’s residence – Police


The Nigeria Police Force, NPF have spoken on the siege on Senator Dino Melaye’s Maitama residence. This is happening two days after the Senator representing Kogi West raised the alarm that the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, had plans to arrest and poison him to death. When contacted, …

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Policemen attempted to put guns inside my cars – Melaye


The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye on Friday raised the alarm that some policemen numbering over 20 in two Hilux trucks forcefully entered his compound. Melaye through his verified Twitter handle, @dino_melaye, also said he recorded the security operatives on camera while trying …

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Police invade Dino Melaye’s Abuja residence


Scores of police personnel have invaded the residence of the controversial lawmaker representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye. The invasion of the lawmaker’s Abuja residence located at 11 Sangha street, off Mississippi, Maitama, took place some minutes after Midday today. Presently,  the street where his house is located …

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Murray-Bruce: Buhari, most famous health tourist

Senator Ben Murray-Bruce

The lawmaker representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, has hailed former President Olusegun Obasanjo for seeking medical services within Nigeria while President Muhammadu Buhari seeks his own outside the country. In a veiled reference to Buhari in a post on his Facebook page on Thursday, Murray-Bruce described the …

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I didn’t call Dino Melaye a clown, Saraki says


Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has denied calling the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye a clown. Saraki was reacting to the claim by the Senator representing Nasarawa West, Abdullahi Adamu that he (Saraki) once referred to Senator Dino Melaye as “clown” in a private chat with him. He …

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Thugs destroy Dino Melaye’s completed constituency project


Suspected thugs, on Wednesday, destroyed the constituency project that was to be inaugurated by the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye. The projects include the Government Girls Secondary School, Sarkin-Noma, in Lokoja, the state capital and LGEA Primary School, Lokogoma, also in Lokoja. While that of Sarkin-Noma was burnt, that …

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