Dino Melaye News

Police stop protesters from storming Presidential Villa

“Senator Dino Melaye has become a political prisoner for daring to speak against power.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Police release Melaye after two weeks in custody

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The Nigeria Police Force has released the lawmaker representing Kogi West in National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye, after spending over two weeks in custody.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Handle Amina Zakari with caution, PFN tells INEC, security agencies

“This is evidenced in the recent closure of a national daily newspapers in Abuja, Maiduguri and Lagos, by the Nigerian Army and the siege on Senator Dino Melaye’s residence, by the Police,” Ilechukwu noted.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Dino Melaye regains freedom, drags IGP to court

The senator representing Kogi West district in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye has regained freedom after over two weeks in detention.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

2019 presidency: Amaechi, Lai Mohammed, Oshiomhole will cause civil war

HURIWA, in a statement to DAILY POST, “specifically condemned the deployment of hate speeches by the ministers of Transport and Information Mr Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi and Lai Mohammed, the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress(APC) Mr Adams Oshiomhole; Ex-governor of Akwa Ibom state and decampee Senator Godswill Akpabio and the Media Assistants to the President, targeting prominent opposition politicians such as the Presidential flagbearer of the main opposition political party, Peoples Democratic party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar and other members of the PDP such as Senator Dino Melaye and Dr Doyin Okupe who are working for the election of their candidate and former Vice President.” HURIWA also condemned the arrests and arbitrary detentions by EFCC and Police of those opposition politicians who have been slammed with trumped up charges.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Goodbye to Police Sensationalism & Partisanship?

There was also the sensational approach of the police to their unending case with Senator Dino Melaye.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 19, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Saturday morning

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Maitama, Abuja has granted bail to Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye currently being held in a police health facility in Abuja.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 19, 2019

Court grants Dino bail 15 days after arrest by police

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Abuja A Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama, Abuja has granted bail to Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, who was being held by the Police in the Department of State Services hospital in Abuja.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 19, 2019

Abuja Court grants Dino Melaye bail

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Abuja A Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama, Abuja has granted bail to Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

Court grants Dino Melaye bail | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Maitama, Abuja has granted bail to Nigerian lawmaker Senator Dino Melaye, who was being held in a police health facility in Abuja.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019