Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, has announced his defection from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to his former party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Reports have it that the senator made the announcement when he visited the Senate today after a while away due to his ordeal with the police.
Senator Dino Melaye attended plenary today in a cervical collar and with a walking stick after over a month of being away.
The lawmaker had been involved in struggles with the Nigeria Police before his arraignment before Abuja and Kogi State courts over alleged gun-running, attempted suicide, among others. He was hospitalized over injuries he sustained in one of the struggles.