Senator Dino Melaye, the representative of Kogi West Senatorial district in the National assembly, has been denied bail and remanded in prison till June 11, 2018, following the case of an alleged conspiracy and aiding of jailbreak.
It can be recalled that Melaye is being arraigned for an alleged criminal conspiracy, as two suspects had earlier this year implicated the senator as their financier and supplier of guns to commit various crimes in the state, also he is being tried for causing damage to government property, attempted suicide and escape from lawful custody.
The Senator who arrived in Lokoja, Kogi State on Thursday morning appeared before the Magistrate court on a stretcher amidst heavy security, following his discharge from the National Hospital after he was confirmed fit for trial.
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