BREAKING! Court Approves Kogi State Senator, Dino Melaye's Recall To Continue

at 02:48 PM, 16/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has ruled that the recall process initiated by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to recall Senator Dino Melaye from the Nigerian Senate has to be restarted after it was initially paused when the Senator filed an appeal against a Federal High Court ordering the recall to go on.

In a  unanimous decision this earlier today, the court dismissed the appeal filed by Melaye against the judgment of the Federal High Court delivered last year.

The appellate struck out the suit filed at the court on the ground that there was no cause of action and the federal high that initially adjudicated the case lacked jurisdiction and ought not to have entertained the case in the first place.


INEC is yet to issue a statement relating to the date the recall will be reinstated in view of today’s judgment.

Melaye is the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District.
ruthie at 02:59 PM, 16/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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great news...the guy needs to be booted out!
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Otikadinje at 03:25 PM, 16/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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Dino come back home, I'm tired of this and that about you every time.

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maxzy277 at 03:44 PM, 16/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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Nigeria Judiciary is a mess & unstable, this is how the thing will go on till his term & that of the senate president & others end.
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slimber at 05:00 PM, 16/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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Hmmm.mm okooo
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Mashbol at 05:11 PM, 16/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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More drama to come.
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nature7888 at 05:30 PM, 16/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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Okay, let's see how it goes
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gogoman at 08:45 PM, 16/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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WASTE OF TAXPAYER MONEY
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james987 at 02:00 AM, 17/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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Tomorrow we go hear from am..
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ejikeiyo at 03:05 PM, 17/03/2018 (4 months ago)
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WASTED GENERATION
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