To support their claims, the online news outlet published Bank of America statements which they allege belong to Senator Melaye.
SR says “Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial District has since 2010 illegally operated bank accounts in the US, according to bank statements obtained by SaharaReporters.” Click to read the full report.
Responding to SR’s claims, the accused senator sent a series of tweets and retweeted supporters comments on the issue.
I dare Sahara to register with corporate Affairs commission. Sowore’s jail term will be longer than that of a monkey in the zoo.
— Otunba Dino Melaye (@dino_melaye) December 6, 2015
I just said it, the date on the statement were deliberately cut off https://t.co/zGSIo2GUwP
— Trust (@idiagbon2) December 6, 2015
When Sahara Reporters & Dina Melaye were “Friends”
While Dino Melaye hinted that it may be an old statement, perhaps prior to his tenure as an elected official, Sahara Reporters claims that the transactions are as recent as December 4th.
— Sahara Reporters (@SaharaReporters) December 6, 2015
BellaNaijarians, let us know what you think.
Photo Credit: Dino Melaye Facebook