Senate swears in Smart Adeyemi
The Senate has sworn-in Senate Smart Adeyemi who outed out Dino Melaye in the fresh poll.
A few days ago, 30th of November 2019, when the electoral body declared him the winner of the elections.
Senator Adeyemi was sworn-in at 10:35 am immediately after the adoption of the votes and proceedings of Tuesday, December 2, 2019, by the upper chamber.
Recall that at the rerun, Smart Adeyemi defeated Senator Dino Melaye following the announcement of results by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The oath of office and allegiance were administered on the returning Senator by the Clerk of the Senate, Nelson Ayewor during plenary. With the swearing-in of Adeyemi, the number of All Progressives Congress, APC Senators now stand at 63 while PDP now has 45 Senators, Young Progressives Party, YPP 1.
Recall that the Senator represented Kogi West in the 6th and 7th Senate.