Dino Melaye, Wins The Senate Seat To Represent Kogi West In #NigeriaDecides2019

Everyone said it wouldn’t happen. Everyone was wrong.

Dino Melaye, pulled off one of the most unlikely electoral coups of modern times on Sunday, toppling the political and media establishment to win the Senate seat representing Kogi West.

Melaye, who is flying the flag of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) defeated his close rival, Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

He polled a total of 85, 395 votes to defeat his APC opponent Smart Adeyemi who scored 66, 902 votes.

Adeyemi, a former senator had the support of governor Yahaya Bello and big establishment figures.

Ijumu, Yagba East, Yagba West saw Dino winning 6 LGA’s out of 7.


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