JUST IN: Court Grants Melaye Bail on Ill-Health Grounds




A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Maitama, Abuja has allowed bail to Senator Dino Melaye right now being held in a police wellbeing office in Abuja. 

In a decision on an application by Melaye, contended by his legal counselor, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) Justice Yusuf Halilu allowed bail to Melaye on health ground. 

Justice Halilu was of the view the Senator must be healthy to stand preliminary. 

He said since the Senator can't be charged on the stretcher or ‎on his doctor's facility bed, he ought to be granted bail to take care of his health. 

The judge requesting that he create three sureties, one of who must be the Clerk of the National Assembly, who must attempt to deliver him when he is to be summoned in regard of a charge previously recorded against him. 

The judge said the other two sureties must be proprietors of properties inside the Abuja city. 

Details later…



JUST IN: Court Grants Melaye Bail on Ill-Health Grounds JUST IN: Court Grants Melaye Bail on Ill-Health Grounds Reviewed by Kola Oyewole on January 18, 2019 Rating: 5

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