[NEWS]MELAYE ARRAIGNED,N5M BAIL FOR ATTEMPTED ESCAPE FROM CUSTODY, DAMAGE TO POLICE PROPERTY

Senator Dino Melaye

SENATOR DINO MELAYE WAS ON WEDNESDAY ARRAIGNED IN AN FCT HIGH COURT, APO, ON SIX COUNTS BORDERING ON ATTEMPTED SUICIDE, ATTEMPT TO ESCAPE FROM CUSTODY AND DAMAGE OF POLICE PROPERTY.

MELAYE, WHO REPRESENTS KOGI WEST SENATORIAL ZONE, DENIED COMMITTING THE OFFENCES, ON APRIL 24TH, 2018, WHILE JUSTICE SILVANUS ORIJI GRANTED HIM BAIL IN THE SUM OF N5MILLION

ORIJI ALSO ORDERED HIM TO PRODUCE TWO SURETIES IN LIKE SUM, AS PART OF THE BAIL CONDITION, ADDING THAT THE SURETIES MUST BE DIRECTORS IN THE CIVIL SERVICE, AND RESIDE IN THE FCT.