Tag archive for ‘Melaye’
By Bar and Bench On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Recall Suit: Melaye’s knows fate on Sept 11 as court fixes date for judgment

Embattled Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West will know his fate regarding his political career on September 11, this year. This is because a Federal high court sitting in Abuja has fixed the date to deliver More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Breaking: INEC bows to court order, halts Dino Melaye’s recall process

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday halted the process of recalling senator Dino Melaye from the National Assembly. Melaye is representing Kogi West District in the red chamber. The More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, July 8th, 2017

No going back on Melaye’s recall—INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission( INEC) on Friday said it was going ahead with the timetable for the recall process for Senator Dino Melaye. INEC insisted on the recall process notwithstanding that More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Gov Yahaya Bello is behind plans to recall me from senate—Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye on Friday accused the incumbent Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello as the brain behind a protest staged in Lokoja, Kogi State, in favour of move to recall him from the upper legislative chamber. But More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

Foreign Account: Group demands probe of Dino Melaye

A pressure group operating as Civil Society Network Against Corruptio (CSNAC), is requesting the Code of Conduct Bureau to probe allegation of illegal maintenance of foreign accounts by a lawmaker representing Kogi More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Who wants to see my school certificates?, by Azuka Onwuka

If you raise questions about my secondary school education or university education or my National Youth Service Corps or my age, I will not respond by hiring 13 Senior Advocates of Nigeria to battle with you. I More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Certificate Scandal: Dino Melaye actually finished in ABU—Schoolmate

A schoolmate of Senator Dino Melaye at the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Abdussobur Salaam, has dismissed the claim that Melaye did not graduate. Abdussorbur however described the travails of the senator as retribution More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Jail Threat: Sowore dares Melaye, says he’s prepared to die

Vows to expose and shame all dirty politicians in public office  Publisher of an online newspaper—SaharaReporters—Mr Omoyele Sowore, on Sunday dared Senator Dino Melaye regarding his (Dino) threat to jail More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, March 26th, 2017
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Understanding Dino Melaye’s skulduggery, by Kingsley Ahanonu

In all phases of the unfolding Certificate scandal, Dino Melaye seems like a crook; and in every step he takes, this assumption is further amplified. The point being that, even as much as I would endeavor to avoid More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Perjury: FG demands Melaye’s academic records from ABU authorities

Strong indication emerged on Friday that the Federal Government has officially demanded the authority of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) to provide the academic details of lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye. The directive, More...