Hate him or like him, the people of Kogi West can’t just stop loving
Senator Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
They exhibited their overwhelming love for him one more time by voting him to return to the senate for another term.
The Returning Officer, Prof. Emmanuel Bala, announced Dino as the people’s choice on Monday morning in Lokoja. The election, by the way, held on Saturday, February 23.
According to Bala, Melaye polled 85, 395 votes to defeat Smart Adeyemi of the APC who scored 66, 901 votes.
Dino, four years ago, defeated Smart to clinch the position. And he has done that again, according to INEC.
One of Nigeria’s most controversial politicians, he moved from the House of Representatives to the Senate. And this would be his second term.