Senator Dino Melaye Unable to 'Stand' As Court Resumes Hearing of His Criminal Trial in Abuja

10 months ago by: kacy lee
-- (f) at 13-09-2019 07:57PM

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Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District on Thursday, September 12th informed the FCT High Court in Apo, Abuja, that he was injured and could not stand in the dock to continue his criminal trial.

The senator is facing a six count criminal charges of attempted suicide, escape from police custody, damage to police property, mischief’s, and threat to public servants.

The trial judge had at last sitting on May 28, 2019 adjourned the case to September 11, 18 and October 3, 2019 for continuation of hearing and examination of witnesses by the defence counsel.

But Melaye was “assisted” to enter the court room by two of his aides who claimed he could not walk alone

His counsel Benson Igbanoi (who stood in for Mike Ozekhome) informed the trial court that he was injured in the last Governorship primary election conducted in Lokoja last week Tuesday when gunmen invaded the stadium, venue of the primary. Justice Sylvester Orji, in his ruling, accepted the defendant’s plea and adjourned to October 3 and 10, 2019, for the defendant to open and close his case.

-- osarobo62 (m) at 13-09-2019 08:18PM
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dis idiot again Sad Sad Sad Sad
-- maizaxx (m) at 13-09-2019 08:20PM
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Another soap opera in the making...
-- Noah147 (m) at 13-09-2019 08:32PM
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Give this guy an osca already,shameless animal.
-- fineboy77 Online (m) at 13-09-2019 09:03PM
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Beginning to hate this guy

-- nametalkam Online (m) at 13-09-2019 10:17PM
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Kogi state governor in defeat

-- Isima1010 (m) at 13-09-2019 10:23PM
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 ;DDrama king  Grin
-- Movik039 (m) at 14-09-2019 05:42AM
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Animals are far better than this idiot called melaye
-- Movik039 (m) at 14-09-2019 05:48AM
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Animals are far better than this idiot called melaye
-- tyomon (m) at 14-09-2019 06:14AM
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idiotic fool , he should be sent to prison
-- kellyonly (m) at 14-09-2019 06:33AM
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Why all dis looters politicians alwys pretend to be sick all wick wen ever they are calld to accnt for their deed, nd after d court sittin u will see dem dancin in a social functions or attendin political meetins