Forum Of Youth Leaders Condemn Invasion of Senator Melaye Residence


From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja

Senator Melaye

The Forum of Local Government Youth Leaders, Kogi State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday condemned the invasion and continued siege of the Abuja residence of Senator Dino Melaye who is representing Kogi West Senatorial District at the National Assembly.

According to the Youth Leader, Kabba-Bunu Local Government Area, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Kayode Eseyin, the invasion is an attempt to terminate the life of the Senator.

“Nigerians known for a fact that Senator Dino Melaye has consistently spoken against tyranny, bad governance and ineptitude of the President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government. This is evidenced from the numerous interviews, videos, tweets and posts he has been putting out over the years.

Mr. Kayode also accused President Muhammadu Buhari of targeting opposition leaders ahead of the 2019 general election by using the Nigerian Police to intimidate and keep them in Police cell till after election on frivolous charges.

“However, we advise them to desist from this act and channel their energies into more pressing national issues, especially the security of the lives and properties of Nigerians in the North East in particular and other parts Nigeria in general.”