Nigerian politician Dino Melaye has debunked rumours that he bought his 11 year old daughter a Kia Rio vehicle for her birthday.
The rumours had filled the air earlier in the day with the picture of a female minor posing with the said vehicle, who was later said to be the politician’s grand daughter, stirring a controversy on the social media space.
Reacting in a tweet, Dino Melaye noted that he has no daughter named Mary and the Instagram account with the name Mary Melaye, where the picture stemmed from, is a fake one. Read also: Roman Goddess Apologises To Dino Melaye After Controversial Hotel Video
“I have no daughter called Mary and the Instagram account with the name Mary Melaye is fake. How can any responsible Father buy even a KIA Rio for a child @ 11. Dino matter dey sweet una to lie sha“, he tweeted.