Lokoja - A former member of the House of Representatives and a civil civil rights activist, Dino Melaye has won the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to contest the Kogi West Senatorial District in the 2015 general elections, reports Sahara Reporters.
He scored 2 077 of the votes to defeat his rival, Bidemi Adeyemi, who received 326 votes.
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With his victory on Monday, Melaye will challenge the incumbent, former National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Smart Adeyemi of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 14 National Assembly elections.
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