Senator Dino Melaye declares he will run for Kogi governorship
Senator Dino Melaye, yesterday declared his intention to contest the Kogi governorship election which will be holding on the 16, of November.
The Senator representing Kogi West District, Melaye, made the declaration during a meeting of Kogi West PDP executives held yesterday at his hometown in Aiyetoro Gbede, Ijumu local government area of the state.
While speaking to Daily Trust on Sunday, his media aide Gideon Ayodele, said his boss made the declaration at the residence of Gen. David Jemibewon (rtd), an ex-Service Chief.
“The senator while soliciting the supports of the party executives, expressed optimism of emerging the next governor of the state,” he said.
Dino Melaye has in the meantime, via his Twitter page express his willingness to run for the top job in the state.
Gutsynaij reports that the photo was accompanied by a cryptic message, “Kogites, here am I. Send me.”