A senior magistrate court 2 in Lokoja, Kogi state has order embattled Senator Dino Melaye, the lawmaker representing Kogi West to be remanded in Lokoja prison till June 11th, 2018. The senator who was this morning brought into the court in a police ambulance was accused of armed sponsoring.
The Force headquarters, in a statement yesterday by its spokesman, Jimoh Moshood had said, “Senator Dino Melaye was arraigned in court by the Police today, 2nd May 2018 at the Chief Magistrate Court, Wuse, Abuja for Criminal conspiracy, causing damage to government property, attempted suicide and escape from lawful custody.”
The embattled senator was on Thursday again arraigned at the Magistrate court in Lokoja, Kogi state.
Melaye was on Wednesday arraigned at the Chief Magistrates Court, Wuse for criminal conspiracy and granted bail for N90 million, but was re-arrested immediately to face other criminal charges against him in Lokoja, Kogi State.
Melaye was brought into the court premises today in an ambulance amid heavy security.