The Nigeria Government has arraigned the Kogi West Senator Dino Melaye before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja on two counts of giving false information about an assassination attempt on his life to the police in April 2017.
Melaye was arraigned before Justice Olasumbo Goodluck for falsely incriminating the Chief of Staff to Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, Mr. Edward Onoja David in the said assassination attempt.
Dino Melaye stormed the court with a retinue of hired protesters wielding placards with inscriptions #IStandWithDino ; If You Speak The Truth You Die.
Dino was also accompanied to court by Senators Philip Aduda, Shehu Sani, Tayo Alasoadura and others
The court proceedings are still ongoing as at the time of filing this report.