1 Dec 2019
The Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Smart Adeyemi, has won the Kogi West senatorial district election. The Returning Officer of the election, Professor Olajide Lawal, announced the result at the collation center in Kogi State on Saturday. Adeyemi polled a total of 88,373 votes to defeat the incumbent Senator Dino Melaye of the…
26 Nov 2019
The proposed rerun election between Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressive Congress and Dino Melaye of Peoples Democratic party (PDP) may just be the final battle between two brothers.
17 Nov 2019
The All Progressives Congress candidate in the Kogi West senatorial district rerun election, Smart Adeyemi, has defeated the incumbent Senator of the district Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party in four local governments out of five declared so far by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Adeyemi polled a total of 52,789 votes while Melaye…
22 Oct 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said 24 candidates will contest in the Kogi West Senatorial District re-run election slated for Saturday, November 16. INEC said 24 political parties had filed in 24 Senatorial Candidates which consists of 21 male candidates, three female candidates for the election. Melaye, a candidate of the opposition People’s Democratic…
20 Oct 2019
Smart Adeyemi is the Director-General, Yahaya Bello/Edward Onoja Campaign Council ahead of the governorship election in Kogi State slated for November 16, 2019. In this interview with RALPH OMOLOLU AGBANA, Adeyemi explained why he accepted to lead the APC campaign.
5 Oct 2019
The Director-General of Bello/Onoja Campaign Organisation, Senator Smart Adeyemi, has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) does not believe in violence and has no thugs.
23 Aug 2019
The Kogi State National Assembly election tribunal Friday nullified the election of Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial district. Melaye, a candidate of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) was declared the winner of the February election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). His victory was challenged in court by Smart Adeyemi, the…
10 Mar 2019
The senator representing Kogi West Senatorial district, Dino Melaye, has survived onslaughts that would have ordinarily silenced him long before the 2019 National Assembly election.
26 Feb 2019
There was a mild drama on Sunday as the collation officer for Lokoja Local Government Area of Kogi State, Dr. Folorunsho, presented a different figure that removed...
11 Nov 2018
The scenario playing out in Kogi West Senatorial District ahead of February 2019 is the perfect example of the fluid nature of the party system in this clime.
28 Oct 2018
Senators Dino Melaye (Peoples Democratic Party (PDP, Kogi West), Attai Aidoko (PDP, Kogi East) and Smart Adeyemi, All Progressives Congress (APC Kogi West) are among the 67 senatorial candidates....