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August 7, 2018 2:41 PM BREAKING: DSS Lifts Siege On National Assembly

The lift came barely an hour after the announcement of the sack of the Director General of the State Security Service (SSS), Lawal Daura. It also came some minutes after some senators left the National Assembly premises. The mask-wearing officers, mainly of the SSS, who blocked entrance to the National Assembly from early hours of Tuesday, left the assembly 18

August 6, 2018 8:17 AM Defection: Dino Melaye fires back at Oshiomhole for asking Saraki to resign

Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, has reacted to call by the All Progressives Congress, APC, that Bukola Saraki should resign as the Senate President. Reacting to Oshiomhole’s remark, Melaye said APC had no crown in the National Assembly. Addressing journalists in Abuja, Melaye who is a frontline supporter of the Senate 19

August 2, 2018 8:42 PM Dino Melaye releases another song about his return to PDP [VIDEO]

Senator representing Kogi West constituency in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, has released another comical song sequel to his return to the Peoples Democratic Part (PDP). The senator, who joined over a dozen other of his colleagues in dumping the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) last week, had before his defection, sang about his imminent 36

August 2, 2018 2:15 PM Saraki, Ortom, Tambuwal, Kwankwaso, others at PDP NEC meeting in Abuja [PHOTOS]

The 81st National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) is holding today, at the party’s national secretariat in Wadata Plaza, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja. Some of those in attendance, include the Governors who recently joined from the All Progressives Congress (APC). They are: Governor Samuel Ortom (Benue) and Alhaji Aminu 19

July 31, 2018 7:45 AM Ortom: Dino Melaye reacts to impeachment notice on Benue Governor

Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West has reacted to the impeachment notice served on Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State. Reports had it that eight members of the State House of Assembly had earlier served the governor an impeachment notice. However, Melaye noted that the process of impeaching a governor was rigorous. In a series of tweets he entitled 39

July 26, 2018 1:53 PM Melaye’s abduction: We're not aware

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command, said it was not aware of the abduction of Sen. Dino Melaye. Melaye, was reportedly abducted, on Thursday morning, by unknown gunmen in Abuja, on his way to Kogi State. Sen. Ben Murray Bruce, who disclosed this on his twitter handle – @benmurraybruce said – “I have just been informed by Moses Melaye 35

July 26, 2018 11:52 AM Gun Running Trial: Dino Melaye Fails To Show Up In Court

The gun-running trial involving the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye; and two others, was stalled on Thursday as the senator failed to appear in court. His lawyer, Barrister Yemi Mohammed, who stood in for Mike Ozekhome (SAN) told the trial magistrate, Suleyman Abdalah, that he had it on good authority that Senator Melaye was attacked in Gwagwalada 23

July 25, 2018 7:05 PM Saraki finally opens up on dumping APC, admits chances are “very, very high”

Nigeria’s Senate President, Bukola Saraki has admitted that he will soon leave the All Progressives Congress (APC). When asked about leaving the ruling party, he admitted that “the chances are very, very high”. This comes after the Senate President oversaw Tuesday’s plenary session, that witnessed 15 Senator defect from the APC. Senators that joined 17

July 24, 2018 3:00 PM Saraki speaks on alleged plot to assassinate Dino Melaye

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has addressed the alarm raised by Senator Dino Melaye of alleged plans to assassinate him. The Senator raised the alarm again at Tuesday Senate Plenary, citing Order 14 while seeking protection. He said: “Senator Dino Melaye, we are happy that you are back and safe and I thank God for your life. “ As you have described 28

July 24, 2018 1:05 PM Senate Adjourns Plenary Till September

This comes after about 15 Senators on Tuesday defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The defecting Senators include Senator Dino Melaye, former Governor of Kano, Rabiu Kwankwaso. Barnabas Gemade(Benue), Shaaba Lafiaji(Kwara), Rafiu Ibrahim(Kwara), Abdulazeez Nyako(Adamawa), Monsurat Sunmonu(Oyo) and Usman 25