Nigerian Senator Melaye's Rally Turns Bloody
At least two people were killed and several others injured when unknown gunmen invaded a rally organised by Senator Dino Melaye to compel the Kogi state government to pay civil servants their salaries and open tertiary institutions. Melaye is in hot water as his constituents have began the process of recalling him from the senate.
Vanguard, 13 June 2017
The battle for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye by his Kogi West constituents turned bloody yesterday, as three persons were confirmed dead and five others injured during a rally… Read more »
Senator Dino Melaye.
This Day, 13 June 2017
It was a violent day in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, Monday morning when unknown gunmen invaded a peaceful protest organised by Senator Dino Melaye to compel the state… Read more »
Leadership, 13 June 2017
Since the eruption of political fracas between Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello and the Senator for Kogi West senatorial district, Dino Melaye, a lot of ugly events have been… Read more »
Premium Times, 12 June 2017
Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West, escaped death on Monday in Lokoja when unknown gunmen attacked him during a rally in Lokoja. Read more »
Daily Trust, 12 June 2017
Sen. Dino Melaye escaped death on Monday in Lokoja when unknown gunmen attacked him during a rally in Lokoja. Read more »