The election which saw the emergence of Dino Melaye as senator representing Kogi West has been nullified by an Appeal Court.
The senator disclosed this via a tweet which reads:
“I just lost my election at the Appeal Court and fresh election ordered. In all things, I give God the praise. He who started the good thing will definitely complete it. I ask my supporters to be law-abiding as we shall always overcome. To God be the Glory”.
The election which saw Dino Melaye emerge senator was first annulled by a Kogi State National Assembly Election Tribunal had nullified.
This was after it was challenged by Smart Adeyemi of the APC which argued that the election was marred by over-voting and violence.