The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria was on Thursday shocked when the Senator representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye revealed that the frontline communication company in Nigeria, MTN Nigeria has been involved in gross money laundering.
Senator Melaye who made the disclosure under order 42 of the Senate rule was particularly pained, saying that at the crucial moment when the nation is facing economic challenges, all hands must be on deck to recover every loot in the country.
“We are […]
Controversial Nigerian politician, Lawmaker and member of the 8th National Assembly representing the Kogi West, Dino Melaye is never tired of getting in the news for one reason or another.
This time around, Melaye has publicly revealed to everyone that he has gone back to school to further his education.
He made this shocking revelation via his Instagram handle on Saturday, September 17.
Dino Melaye took to his Instagram handle to post a picture of him at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria with […]
Senator Dino Melaye has announced the arrival of a new baby into his family. The Kogi senator posted pictures on his Facebook page with the caption; ‘Thank you Jesus for the arrival of the latest
Bisi Lawrence of Vanguard newspaper has analyzed the recent controversies surrounding Kogi-West Senator, Dino Melaye who recently was involved in an embarrassing confrontation with Lagos Central Senator, Remi Tinubu.
The man called Dino Melaye may never grow up. Whatever might have been the seamy nature of his upbringing, good fortune placed him in circumstances that would have afforded him a re-birth. He became, first, a member of the House of Representatives, and then a member of the Senate, the highest legislative […]
ABUJA – The war of words between Senators Dino Melaye and Oluremi Tinubu got messier Wednesday as a four-man delegation of the Lagos state House of Assembly stormed the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress APC in Abuja accusing the senate leadership of a conspiracy of silence.
Armed with a strong-worded petition which they submitted to the national chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, the house called for immediate sanctions to be meted on Sen. Melaye.
The state lawmakers said […]
Women Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief (Mrs.) Kemi Nelson has denied receiving N75 million from Senator Remi Tinubu to organise a rally against Senator Dino Melaye over a recent incident at the senate chamber.
A group, Committee for the Defence of Women’s Rights, had claimed that Senator Tinubu gave Nelson N75 million through one of her sisters, Funlola, to organise a protest against Melaye.
National President of CDWR, Prof. Taibat Majekodunmi, had alleged that “already, the protesters have stormed […]
ABUJA-CHAIRMAN, Senate Committee on Women Affairs, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, All Progressives Congress, APC, Monday wrote the Acting Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris to as a matter of urgency intervene in her misunderstanding with her colleague, Senator Dino Melaye, APC, Kogi West by providing her with police protection. Senator Oluremi Tinubu and Dino MelayeSenator Oluremi Tinubu and Dino Melaye.
According to Senator Tinubu, following her shouting match with Senator Melaye on Tuesday, July 12, he life was no longer safe, […]
Senator Dino Melaye on Thursday admitted insulting Senator Oluremi Tinubu, wife of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, boasting to do so again if occasion calls for it.
Melaye, who has been in the eyes of the storm since the news broke that he verbally assaulted the Lagos lawmaker at an executive session on Tuesday, however, denied using obscene words on her.
He also while offering explanation on what transpired between them at the highly […]
Elder statesman Senator Ayo Fasanmi yesterday called for the suspension of Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West) from the National Assembly for an alleged unruly behaviour, stressing that his action has dented the image of the hallowed chambers.
Melaye verbally assaulted Senator Oluremi Tinubu (Lagos Central) during an Executive Session. He has been roundly condemned. The Kogi West Senator said he was reacting to an abuse by Mrs. Tinubu.
Lagos Central All Progressives Congress (APC) leader Prince Tajudeen Olusi, who demanded an apology […]
The All Progressives Congress member representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye, on Thursday explained that he insulted Senator Oluremi Tinubu, during an executive session at the Senate after she referred to him as a thug.
Melaye, however, said he was willing to apologise if he had wronged any individual in the matter.
“If there are instances that I am not a super human being, if there are instances where as a human being I have reacted negatively I am also […]
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 […]