• Dino Melaye asks governors to pay up workers salary arrears, claims FG gave them $4 billion

    Dino Melaye asks governors to pay up workers salary arrears, claims FG gave them $4 billion

    The controversial  Chairman Senate Committee on FCT, Dino Melaye has mentioned Osun state governor, Rauf Aregbesola’s name, while charging him to pay civil servants their salaries in full both at the state and LG levels to ameliorate the suffering of the people as directed by the federal government, having received huge amounts from the Federal Government.

    Giving details on how the federal government allocated the funds to states, Melaye in a Facebook post charged governors to use the money judiciously, urging other […]

  • Dino Melaye calls Buhari dishonest, says MTEF projections unrealistic

    Dino Melaye calls Buhari dishonest, says MTEF projections unrealistic

    Senator Dino Melaye, has in a wild reaction to the debate on the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper, described Buhari as being dishonest to Nigerians, insisting that the projections were not realistic and conjured to deceive the upper chambers.

    The Nigeria Senate on Tuesday received executive communication on the 2017-2019  MTEF and Fiscal Strategy Paper for the second time in three weeks.

    In a motion by deputy Senate Leader, Bala Ibn’Nallah, he sought for consideration of the MTEF document […]

  • Dino Melaye calls for support to sponsor bill stopping tribal marks on children in Nigeria (Photo)

    Dino Melaye calls for support to sponsor bill stopping tribal marks on children in Nigeria (Photo)

    Senator Dino Melaye has reacted to the photo saying people should support his bill to stop it. He posted the photo below and said;

     

    “This barbaric act must stop. National Identity card is enough to identify where individuals come from. Support my bill to stop this

  • ‘The secret of being rich is to continue to be rich.’ – Senator Dino Melaye

    ‘The secret of being rich is to continue to be rich.’ – Senator Dino Melaye

    As the Nigerian senator shared via his official Instagram page.

    As the Nigerian senator shared via his official Instagram

  • Dino Melaye blasts DSS over arrest of judges

    Dino Melaye blasts DSS over arrest of judges

    The Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, Dino Melaye has joined his voice in condemnation of the arrest and invasion of the residence of some Judges by the Department of State Services.

    He said the agency acted outside its core mandate.

    According to Melaye, although judges have no immunity and could be tried, the use of DSS by government was “absolutely wrong and unacceptable.”

    The position of Melaye, representing Kogi West on the platform of the All Progressives Congress in the […]

  • Economic recession: Dino Melaye says Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun is incompetent

    Economic recession: Dino Melaye says Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun is incompetent

    Dino Melaye was a guest on Channels TV yesterday where he said that the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, was incompetent to manage an economy like Nigeria.

    “She has appeared before the senate on two occasions and from my own personal assessment, she does not have the competence, the wherewithal. You begin to ask yourself how many million dollars portfolio has she handled or managed before becoming a Minister of Finance.

    A Minister of Finance, especially for an economy like Nigeria needs […]

  • Throwback photos of House of Reps. member, Abdulmumin Jibrin, Dino Melaye and Obasanjo from 13 years ago

    Throwback photos of House of Reps. member, Abdulmumin Jibrin, Dino Melaye and Obasanjo from 13 years ago

    Embattled House of Representatives member, Abdulmumin Jibrin shared some pictorial of his life before he was elected into the House, including one with Senator Dino Melaye during Obasanjo’s presidential campaign. Also pictured is a Thisday Style cover with his first wife, Laila.

    Embattled House of Representatives member, Abdulmumin Jibrin shared some pictorial of his life before he was elected into the House, including one with Senator Dino Melaye during Obasanjo’s presidential campaign. Also pictured is a Thisday Style cover with his […]

  • Dino Melaye shares more photos from his vacation with his kids

    Dino Melaye shares more photos from his vacation with his kids

    Senator Dino Melaye is currently on vacation with his children in the UK and he shared some photos via his Facebook page.

    Senator Dino Melaye is currently on vacation with his children in the UK and he shared some photos via his Facebook

  • Manitoba: Dino Melaye writes EFCC, demands investigation of N13.8b fraud

    Manitoba: Dino Melaye writes EFCC, demands investigation of N13.8b fraud

    According to reports, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory and Founder of Anti-Corruption Network, Senator Dino Melaye, has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to commence the investigation of Manitoba Hydro International Nigeria Limited over alleged abuse of Public Procurement Act and diversion of funds amounting to N13.8 billion.

    While handing over the letter of petition to the Director of Public Affairs of the Agency, Osita Nwaja, at its Headquarters on Friday in Abuja, Melaye […]

  • I have forgiven Dino Melaye – Tinubu

    I have forgiven Dino Melaye – Tinubu

    The representative of the Lagos-Central Senatorial District in the Senate, Oluremi Tinubu, says as a Christian she has forgiven her Kogi-West counterpart, Dino Melaye, for abusing and threatening her.

    Tinubu, however, said would not be intimidated by anybody and that she would continue to fight for her right.

    She said this on Wednesday when members of the Lagos State House of Assembly from Lagos Central and members of the All Progressives Congress caucus as well as some party leaders paid her a […]