Senator Dino Melaye Declares Intention to Run for Kogi Governorship in Upcoming Elections

Senator Dino Melaye is a highly esteemed Nigerian politician and former member of the 8th Nigerian National Assembly, where he represented the Kogi West Senatorial district.

In light of the upcoming gubernatorial elections slated for November 11th, 2023, in Bayelsa, Imo, and Kogi States, Senator Melaye has declared his interest to contest for the position of Governor of Kogi State.

In a recent tweet dated March 26th, 2023, the Senator shared a picture and a quote from Thomas Jefferson, stating that “wherever the people are well informed they can be trusted with their own government.” He further added that “Kogi shall rise again,” affirming his strong belief in the potential of the state and its people.

It is noteworthy that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has scheduled the governorship elections for Bayelsa, Imo, and Kogi States to take place in November 2023.

Senator Melaye’s announcement is expected to generate significant interest and support from his constituents and political allies, as he has proven to be a distinguished leader with an unwavering commitment to promoting the welfare and prosperity of the people he represents.

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