Recall that Senator Dino has been arraigned on a seven-count charges bordering on criminal conspiracy and unlawful possession of prohibited firearms, kidnapping, armed robbery and murder, political thuggery among others, before Mr. Suleyman Abdullahi of the Senior Magistrate Court 2.
Senator Dino Melaye and three others over gun running, that came up today at a Lokoja Magistrete Court 1, over a new matter that came up for mentioning. Mild drama withness as the three accused persons under cross examination denied all the allegations they had earliar claimed they have made against Senator Dino Melaye.
The Mr. Alex Iziyon (SAN) today argued that the court be allowed to apply the front loading system, this he said would speedy the court process.
Izihon, the lead government prosecutor, begged the court to allow for counsels present their addresses in writing than waste the time of the court to bring the accused to testify. However, section of constitution that allows for accused to testify was quoted.
The judge however ruled that the hearing will continue on the next adjoined date, 26th June, 2018.