Dino Melaye wins PDP governorship ticket in Kogi

Senator Dino Melaye has been declared the winner of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election in Kogi state.

Melaye secured 313 votes to defeat his closest challenger, Idoko Ilonah, who got 124 votes.

Annoucning the guber primary election result on Sunday, Ahmed Makarfi, former governor of Kaduna and chairman of the PDP’s electoral committee for Kogi governorship primary said Melaye having secured the highest votes cast is declared winner of the election.

Melaye will face Ahmed Ododo, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the governorship election scheduled to take place on November 11.

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