Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, has reacted to the alleged bribery scandal which was unveiled by Sahara Reporters.
The media outlet released an audio tape revealing his alleged shady dealings with Justice Akon Ikpeme, the tribunal judge who handled his election case in 2015.
The audio file which was released online also revealed that the judge has begged Senator Dino Melaye to secure a job placement for a person who was referred to as the judge’s “daughter” with the Cross Rivers State Ministry of Health.
The controversial senator has taken to social media page to address the allegation.
“Sahara reporters and awada kerikeri. Using voice over to malign me because my case with them comes up in a few days time. (5th June 2017).”