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Video: Embattled Senator, Dino Melaye says Lawmakers have failed Nigerians

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The Senator representing Kogi West senatorial district, Dino Melaye, has admitted that he and the political elite have failed Nigeria and her teeming youths.
The lawmaker said politics being played by the elite, was responsible for poverty and hunger in Nigeria, and both ills have no political party. “When you speak the truth, you die, when you lie, you die; so it is better to speak the truth and die. I may sound very unpopular but I will speak the truth. Apart from militocracy, politics is responsible for poverty and hunger in Nigeria,” Melaye said. “Unfortunately, we the leaders, myself inclusive, have failed this nation and have failed the younger generation, me inclusive. The reason why we are where we are today is that there is a disconnect between leadership and followership.

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