Senator Dino Melaye has declared interest to contest and become the next governor of Kogi State, he joined the race today.
The Kogi west senator-elect made this declaration today in Ayetoro, Kogi State.
He formally informed his party People Democratic Party PDP in his constituency. The news was received with happiness and anxiety by his people.
In his words; He told his party members that “by the grace of God I will emerge the next Kogi state governor”.
Melaye is the chairman senate committee on the federal capital Territory. Re-elected for the second term by Kogi west senatorial district will be contesting for the governorship under the platform of People Democratic Party.
Yahaya Bello, the sitting governor of the state under the platform of APC and Dino Melaye are the two arrow heads for the main political parties in the state, APC vs PDP.
If they are given the tickets of their political parties to fly their flag, the duo will have to test their popularity on November this year.