Former Majority Leader of the Senate, Senator Ali Ndume, has called on
the upper chamber of the National Assembly to investigate the certificate
scandal involving his colleague who represents Kogi west senatorial
district, Senator Dino Melaye
Reports emanating from some news sources that earlier alleged that Sen.
Melaye did not graduate from the Ahmad Bello University Zaria, Kaduna
State but the law maker denied the allegation.
Sen Ndume, at the plenary today said similar cases in the National
Assembly were probed in the past.
Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, who presided
over the plenary, referred the matter to the Committee on Ethics, Privileges
and Public Petitions, which was asked to report back to the lawmakers in
Senate President; Dr Bukola Saraki could not preside over proceedings at
the senate due to his presence at the Code of Conduct Tribunal for his