Is Dino Melaye Arrested? What Did He Do And Where Is He Now?

People are talking a lot on the Internet about Dino Melaye getting arrested. This article tells you what’s going on with him a politician from Nigeria.

Dino Melaye was born in Nigeria on January 1, 1974. He is a political activist and used to be a senator. Some people find him controversial because he speaks up and fights for what he believes in.

Melaye is from Ayetoro Gbede in Kogi State Nigeria. He was part of the 8th Nigerian National Assembly as a member.

Dino is famous for speaking out against the government and for fighting for different things he believes in. This is called activism.

Dino has joined protests to stop corruption and when people’s rights are not respected. He has also asked the government to be more open and honest about what they are doing.

Is Dino Melaye Arrested?

As of writing this article Dino Melaye has not been arrested yet but some people are saying that he should be arrested.

On Monday a group called the All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council (APC PCC) said that Dino Melaye should be arrested.

Dele Alake is someone who works for the APC PCC and he has said that Dele Momodu from the PDP should be arrested. He helps with media communication and public affairs for the APC PCC.


The council has asked the police to arrest both Dino Melaye and Dele Momodu. They want the security agencies to find them.

Dino Melaye and Dele Momodu are people who speak for the Peoples Democratic Party which is the group that is against the current government.

The council also wants the Department of State Services to talk to a Senior Pastor named Paul Enenche from Dunamis Church. They say he gave a speech that made people upset during a service last Sunday.

According to Alake, these three people did things that made the voting process hard and made people upset. He thinks that they said mean things that could cause fights and danger.

Alake talked at a conference for the APC and said that he thinks the party will definitely win the 2023 Presidential Election. He is sure of it.

Alake warned the PDP to do things fairly and let INEC do its job without stopping them. He also said that the APC is not scared of any other political party.

What Did Dino Melaye Do And Where Is He Now?

The APC PCC says that Dino Melaye said things that could make people really upset and cause problems in the country. They are not happy about it.

Dino Melaye is working for the Peoples Democratic Party and he is unhappy about how the voting results are being counted and announced. He is protesting it right now.

Is Dino Melaye Arrested? What Did He Do And Where Is He Now?

The ex-lawmaker thinks that all the results that the State Collation Officers are showing are not true or fair. He wants to challenge them.

“He wants the INEC website to show the results from the voting stations. Then people can check if they are the same as the results given by the state officers.”

“After Melaye did something the INEC Chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu told him to calm down. He said, “Dino you are purposely being difficult.”

Political Career Of The Nigerian Politician

This politician learned about Geography at Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria Nigeria. He then worked in a private company for some years before he started doing politics.

Melaye worked in the Nigerian Senate and represented Kogi West Senatorial District from 2015 to 2019.

Before being a senator he worked in the House of Representatives and represented Kabba/Bunu/Ijumu Federal Constituency from 2007 to 2011.

Is Dino Melaye Arrested? What Did He Do And Where Is He Now?

Melaye became a member of the Nigerian House of Representatives after being elected in 2007. He was elected again in 2011 to the House.

The politician was in charge of the House Committee on Information National Orientation Ethics and Values.

In 2018 the police arrested Melaye because they thought he had guns he wasn’t supposed to have. He got out of jail for a little while by paying money but the case against him was thrown out in 2020 because there wasn’t enough proof he did anything wrong.