Shortly after losing at the Appeal Court on Friday, October 11, Senator Dino Melaye featured in a television series titled Equity Unbound along with other prominent actors.
The Nation reports that some known actors who featured along the senator include Linc Edochie, Victor Decke, Chief Bruno Iwuola and Paul Sambo among others.
Chinyere Onyemekara, the country director of the Pillars of Hope African Initiative (POHAI) which owns the series said the drama is inspired by the need to promote equal rights and social justices in Africa.
“Equity unbound TV series is a soap opera that holistically ex-ray the quality of justice system in Nigeria and its attendant effect on both the masses, the elites, and the government,” she said at a press conference.
The director noted that the drama intends to expose the shortcomings and challenges in the Nigerian society with the hope of correcting them.
On his part, Senator Melaye expressed his delight in taking part in the drama series, noting that it was his way of helping to correct social problems in Nigeria.
“I am ready to serve this country in any capacity and I feel that participating in the series is another way of contributing my quota in correcting the social ills in Nigeria,” he said.
The politician stated that many social issues like corruption, injustice, bad governance .among others were highlighted in the drama.
Meanwhile, the lawmaker urged his supporters to remain calm following the appeal court verdict which ruled against his victory at the 2019 election.
He expressed his belief that God who for his started a good thing will definitely complete it.