Melaye Wins APC Senatorial Ticket For Kogi West

A civil rights activist and former member of the House of Representatives, Dino Melaye on Monday picked the ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC to contest for Kogi West Senatorial District in the 2015 general election.


He will  slug it out with the incumbent Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District and former National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Smart Adeyemi of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The Chairman, APC Primary Election Committee in Kogi State,  Ebitei Francis and Secretary, Bala Ajeje, declared Melaye winner having scored 2, 077 votes to defeat his rival, Bidemi Adeyemi, who scored 326 votes in the primary election which took place in Kabba.

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