- The process to recall Senator Dino Melaye is still generating buzz
- The senator representing Kogi West senatorial district is at loggerheads with political leaders in Kogi state
- He has now alleged that there are plans to assassinate him
The senator representing Kogi West senatorial district in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, has alleged that there are plans to assassinate him.
Melaye made the claims on micro-blogging site, Twitter, where he has been very active for the last two years.
Melaye who claims to have survived two assassination attempts, stated that he fears no evil.
Meanwhile, Okun indigenous groups and township associations in Lagos on Wednesday, June 28 said they are in support of the electoral processes to recall Senator Melaye.
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The group in a statement signed by Rotimi Ajibulu and Adebukola Ebenezer said Okun residents in Lagos are very happy with the process, insisting that Senator Melaye had been a bad ambassador of the Okun people.
"We acknowledge that it was our greatest mistake. In fact, supporting Dino was a tragedy. He has proven us wrong, he has brought lot of disgrace and shame to the Okun people. We totally support his recall from the Senate and urge all our people back home to follow suit,” the group said in a statement sent to NAIJ.com.
NAIJ.com's visit to the Lokoja and Koton Karfe local government areas on Saturday, June 10, indicates that the people are keen on recalling the controversial senator.
Watch the NAIJ.com TV video report on the visit below: