The 46 year-old representing Kogi West Senatorial district under the flagship of People’s Democratic Party in the 8th Nigerian National Assembly revealed via Instagram with caption.
“Again… to God alone be the Glory. The case Federal Republic of Nigeria v Senator Dino Melaye has this morning been won by TRUTH. Justice Goodluck of court for FCT High Court discharged me in the criminal case involving Edward Onoja filed by the AGF. God leads and l follow”.
Dino Melaye was born in Kano State, Nigeria, he attended command and Air-force Secondary School, Kaduna for his secondary school education and later proceeded to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria where he studied geography.
He declared his intention to contest for the Kogi State gubernatorial election which would be held within the last quarter of 2019, but lost his gubernatorial ambition in a keenly contested primary election were he came third with a total of 70 votes behind Engr. Musa Wada who won with 748 votes.
He was previously married to Tokunbo Melaye both having three children, after being married for ten years.