A House of Representative member has been jailed. He was jailed by an Abuja Magistrate Court.
The name of the member was revealed as Victor Mela and he represents Billiri/Balanga federal constituency of Gombe State.
He was sentenced after he was found guilty of committing perjury, lying on oath in the INEC form he filed for his election.
On the form, he claimed he didn’t have dual citizenship, however, it was false because he possesses a British passport.