The Senate committee on Ethics and Privileges is to investigate allegations level against Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial Zone.
The Senate resolved to investigate the fake certificate scandal against Senator Melaye during the plenary on Tuesday.
Former Senate leader from Borno State, Senator Ali Ndume raised the issue.
He gave reference that leaders of the National Assembly previously like the former Speaker from Kano State, Salisu Buhari, Dimeji Bankole and Aminu Bello Masari, also the case of former senate president in the person of Adolphus Wabara and Evan Enwerem were all investigated when issues of similar case were brought up against them in the floor of the chamber.
The committee has four weeks to submit its reports.
Meanwhile, the Senate also sets up ad-hoc committee to investigate activities of Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme the NHIS.
More details will follow…