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I Will Not Succumb to Any  Intimidations – Senator Melaye

*Alleges Fourth Assassination Attempt on his live

*Writes Buhari ,UN, US ,UK AU

By Wale Ibrahim, Lokoja

Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye has disclosed that no amount of intimidations will  make him to stop doing  the right  things.

Senator Dino Melaye

Just as he vowed not to submit himself to those planning to kill him, alleging that the Kogi governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello in connivance with the State Commissioner of police, ADC to the governor, TYC of SARS and TYC Mopol are plotting to assassinate him.

He stated that the battle to rescue Kogi State from maladministration is battle of no retreat, no surrender.

Senator Melaye who made this known while speaking in a chat with Journalists at residence in Abuja, stated  that the last Thursday’s attempt by the police to kill  him was the fourth times in a row.

He pointed out that he had already petitioned President Muhammadu over the fresh assassination attempt, adding that he had equally copied United Nation US Embassy, UK Embassy ,German Embassy AU as ECOWAS because this fourth attempt on his live in the recent times.

The lawmaker explained that he was in Lokoja last Thursday attended a meeting at Senator Tunde Ogbeha’s house and passed through Government House even drove past the Governor, noting that he also went to Koton Karfe held another meeting at former SSG’s  house and subsequently moved to Ayetoro Gbede.

He lamented that while walking throughout the day in street of Lokoja, Police did not arrest him, noting that only for the police to invade his home with over 30 police vehicles to kill him at his residence around 1.00 am in the morning again.

Melaye added that it was God that safe his live and his entourage on July 19 when the police sprayed his car with bullets at Ayetoro by the police, saying that he would have been a dead man If not for his bullet proof car on the day in question.

“That day I saw police from Government House, TYC SARS and Mopol counterpart were in Ayeyoro they wanted to kill me , but God save our lives on July 19th 2018. I do not understand what they came to do. It is not Police from Ayetoro, It is not from Kabba”, he sated.

He stated that the police who wanted to kill him are alleging that  he organised thugs, stressing that he had since written to the Inspector General of Police  to transfer the case to the headquarters for proper investigation and even ready to be investigated and IGP did not listen to me.

But I will not be cowed, I will not be stampeded, no amount of intimidations will make stop doing the right things. I will not submit my self to those who want to kill me.

“All what they are doing is to keep me out so that I will not be able to come out for campaigns, but forgetting that in the affairs of men there is God factor. They dragged me before the six different courts in attempt to put me behind the bars,” he noted.

On the present situation of things in the country, the lawmaker pointed out that democracy is dead in the country, describing it as Militocracy.

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