Tender apology or keep off from South-West, Lagos APC tells Kogi senator
From Fred Itua, Abuja and Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan
Senator Dino Melaye has opened up on what transpired during the Executive Session of the Senate on Tuesday.
Melaye told Senate Correspondents, after yesterday’s plenary, that he was misrepresented in the media. He claimed there was no time he threatened to beat up Senator Oluremi Tinubu.
He, however, admitted, saying insulting her, saying there was exchange of verbal abuse.
Since the news broke, Melaye has […]
Gbenga Ashafa, representative of Lagos east senatorial district, and Solomon Adeola, his Lagos west counterpart, have condemned the action of Dino Melaye, their Kogi west counterpart, at the senate’s executive session of Tuesday.
Melaye had threatened to assault Oluremi Tinubu, senator representing Lagos central, for daring to challenge him.
He reportedly used unprintable words on her.
Melaye’s action had generated criticisms, but in a statement issued on Wednesday, Ashafa and Adeola, accused the Kogi lawmaker of bringing disrepute to the “hallowed chamber”.
They vowed […]
Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi west senatorial district at the national assembly, says it is impossible for him to impregnate Oluremi Tinubu, who represents Lagos central senatorial district, because she has already “arrived” menopause.
Speaking with journalists in Abuja on Thursday, Melaye refuted reports that he threatened, during a closed door session of the senate on Tuesday, to beat up Tinubu and impregnate her.
He said he did not use any insolent, abusive, or degrading language when the disagreement ensued.
“It is […]
The Nigerian Senate President on Thursday appointed Oluremi Tinubu, the wife of Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), acting chief whip of the senate.
During the Nigerian Senate’s plenary at the National Assembly Abuja today, embattled Senate President, Bukola Saraki, appointed Oluremi Tinubu, the wife of national leader of the ruling APC, Ahmed Bola Tinubu, as the acting chief whip of the senate.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) senator from Lagos central acted as chief whip of the […]