*Policemen shoot fun-seeker dead in Lagos club (Punch) *Sanwo-Olu, Sen Okonkwo, Jack-Rich, Others to be honoured at 2019 Nigeria Entrepreneurs Award (Vanguard)

Policemen shoot fun-seeker dead in Lagos club (Punch) Five policemen attached to the Akinpelu Police Division, have been detained for the murder of a 27-year-old fun-seeker, Maliki Mohammed, at a club on Balogun Street, Oshodi, Lagos. The cops are Inspectors…

Dino Melaye rejects Kogi PDP appointment (Guardian)

Senator Dino Melaye Friday said he has turned down an appointment to serve as director-general of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship campaign in Kogi State. “Let me state categorically that I have turned down the position of Director-General of…

I can’t be a dep gov – Dino Melaye (Punch)

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye has denied that he wanted to serve as the deputy governor to a former governor of the state, Captain Idris Wada. In a statement on Thursday by his media aide, Gideon Ayodele, the…

No cause for alarm over tribunal judgement – Dino Melaye (Guardian)

Senator Dino Melaye has said he is unbothered after he was sacked by the Kogi state national assembly/state assembly election tribunal as the senator representing Kogi west senatorial district. “On Tribunal judgment. No cause 4 alarm at all,” Melaye said…

Tribunal sacks Dino Melaye, orders fresh election (Punch)

The National Assembly/State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Lokoja on Friday sacked Senator Dino Melaye as the Senator for Kogi West. In its judgement, the tribunal ordered that fresh elections should be held in the senatorial district, reports TheCable. Mr…

Dino Melaye damaged 2 police vehicles while attempting to escape from custody (Guardian)

A prosecution witness on Friday, told an FCT High Court in Apo, Abuja that Sen. Dino Melaye, damaged two police property when he forced his way out of the vehicles and attempted to escape. The police alleged that Melaye while…

Court grants Dino bail 15 days after arrest by police (Punch)

A Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama, Abuja has granted bail to Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, who was being held by the Police in the Department of State Services hospital in Abuja. Justice Yusuf Halilu granted him…

*Lagos pupil steps on abandoned well covered with sacks, drowns (Punch) * Egbetokun takes over from Edgal as Lagos CP (Nation)

Lagos pupil steps on abandoned well covered with sacks, drowns (Punch) Residents of Orepeju Close in the Akowonjo area of Lagos are in mourning following the death of a seven-year-old boy, Godwin Samuel, who fell into an abandoned well. When…

*Masked policemen storm clinic, evacuate Dino Melaye (Punch) * APC rally: MC Oluomo may be flown abroad (Punch)

Masked policemen storm clinic, evacuate Dino Melaye (Punch) Masked persons suspected to be policemen have reportedly stormed the Police Clinic in Garki, Abuja, whisking away embattled Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye. He was believed to have been taken to Lokoja,…

*Lagos Budget: Allegation by state govt baseless — Lawmakers (Vanguard)*Labour begins consultation, mobilisation ahead of Tuesday’s strike (Punch)

Friday, January 4, 2019 Lagos Budget: Allegation by state govt baseless — Lawmakers (Vanguard) The Lagos State House of Assembly, yesterday, described the allegation by the state government that its refused to form a statutory quorum to receive the 2019…

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