BREAKING: Tribunal Nullifies Dino Melaye’s Election As Kogi West Senator

LOKOJA – The Kogi State National/State Assembly Election Tribunal has sacked Dino Melaye as Senatlr representing Kogi West Senatorial District.

In a judgement delivered on Friday, the tribunal ordered a fresh election in the district.

Melaye (PDP) was declared winner in the February election by INEC, but Senator Smart Adeyemi (APC) approached the tribunal, challenging INEC’s declaration citing, irregularities, over voting and non compliance with the electoral acts.

Dino Vs Adeyemi

The three man panel led by Justice A. O. Chijioke in a unanimous judgment on Friday accepted Adeyemi’s ground and order for reelection into the senatorial axis.

Details shortly…

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