“I Wasn’t Among Lawmakers Who Booed Buhari” – Dino Melaye

Embattled legislator representing Kogi West legislator District within the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, has denied social media reports that he was among the federal lawmakers World Health Organization booed President Muhammadu Buhari on Gregorian calendar month nineteen. Some federal parliamentarians embarrassed Buhari whereas presenting the 2018 national budget thereon day by passing uncomplimentary remarks on him on the occasion, The Punch reports. But Melaye, World Health Organization continues to be recuperating during a police hospital in Nigerian capital, aforesaid he couldn’t are a part of his colleagues’ action as a result of he didn’t attend the event. The legislator during a statement signed by his media aide, Gideon Ayodele, aforesaid the rebuttal wasn’t born out of worry however to place the records straight. The statement browse, “The attention of legislator Dino Melaye has been drawn to a malicious relation to his person on the social media united of the lawmakers World Health Organization booed President Muhammadu Buhari throughout his 2019 Budget presentation before a joint session of the National Assembly on Wednesday, Gregorian calendar month nineteen, 2018. “Before currently, he (Melaye) had refused to refute the mischievous social media fabrication for what it’s — an inexpensive lie — legislator Dino Melaye wasn’t within the National Assembly that day. “For the dodging of doubt, Distinguished legislator Dino Melaye was absent at the televised 2019 budget presentation session and herewith challenges anyone with contrary proof to come back forward with such.”