Melaye described the nomination as unconstitutional, affront on the patience of Nigerians and an insult to the institution of INEC.
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The bill, which is sponsored by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, and two other lawmakers, Pascal Obi and Tanko Sununu, seeks to empower the Federal Government to convert any property in the country, including private property, to isolation centres.
The Attorney-General of the Federation charged Melaye with two counts of giving false information to the police.
Lawal said he is constrained by law not to declare a winner because of this, adding that INEC will announce a new date for the conduct of a supplementary election in the 53 polling units before a winner is declared
While the governorship election held throughout the state, the senatorial election was conducted for Kogi West, where the Court of Appeal found Melaye’s election in the 2019 elections defective
The senatorial election was for Kogi West Senatorial District
Melaye, according to available inform action,. made his intention known during a meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party leaders in his Ayetoro-Gbede constituency on Saturday
In a press statement signed by him, Ibrahim said Saraki does not need to answer a query that has become redundant and overtaken by events
Senator Ben Muray-Bruce had on Thursday tweeted that Melaye was kidnapped on his way to Lokoja, Kogi State
A Police Sergeant was the victim of the shooting, the police said, and is recuperating in the hospital
The motion for the request for Police to furnish the Senate with Service number of policemen deployed for the governorship election was sponsored by Senator Dino Melaye.
The National Chairmen of the political parties signed the MoU at the Yar’Adua Centre, Abuja, and pledged to work together under the “Coalition for United Democratic Parties” to produce a presidential candidate for the 2019 election
The National Chairmen of the political parties signed the MoU at the Yar’Adua Centre, Abuja, and pledged to work together under the “Coalition for United Democratic Parties” to produce a presidential candidate for the 2019 election.
In the video, Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District, referred to the Peoples Democratic Party as his home
Melaye said this in a statement in Abuja in reaction to President Muhammad Buhari’s remarks when signing the 2018 Appropriation Bill on Wednesday, and expressed concern that the comments indicated that the legislators padded the budget.
It is inhuman for anybody who is enjoying today’s democracy to be reading shaming innuendoes to Buhari’s redemption of Abiola’s memory. Whether the reverse injustice against Abiola is done in desperation, illegal, unconstitutional, belated or is a suave way to woo the Yoruba, President Buhari has been able to price open the past in order to heal the present and look forward to a better future
Whether before or during his incarceration, leading to his eventual death, the late Chief MKO Abiola was unrelenting in his struggle for the restoration of the June 12 mandate freely given to him by Nigerians.
Melaye said this during the Senate plenary on Thursday when the issue of the post-humous award announced by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday for Abiola came up for discussion
Buhari had come down hard on the members of the National Assembly.
Melaye, who has been away from the Senate since he was first taken off a plane that was to take him to Morocco last month for an official duty, said attempts were made on his life by policemen who arrested him