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    Politics Buhari Is The Most Democratic Ex-Military Head Of State’ – Yahaya Bello – Nairaland

    The Kogi State governor, Mr. Yahaya Bello, has faulted Punch newspaper’s characterisation of President Muhammadu Buhari as a dictator. Governor who spoke to State House Correspondents in Abuja on Thursday also pointed out that those who interpreted the report of the National Bureau of...
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    Politics Salome Abuh: PDP woman leader burnt to death, buried amid tears – Daily Post Nigeria

    The charred remains of Mrs. Salome Abuh, the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) woman leader, who was burnt alive at Ochadamu, Kogi State, on Nov. 18, have been buried. NAN reports that Abuh was laid to rest amid tears and.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/353KjhM Get More...
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    Politics UPDATED: Court ‘closes’ prosecution’s case in Dino Melaye’s trial – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, on Thursday, closed the case of the federal government in the trial of a former senator, Dino Melaye. The judge’s decision was due to the prosecution’s absence and lack of diligence in prosecuting the politician..... Read more via Premium Times...
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    Politics BREAKING: Senate swears in Smart Adeyemi - Vanguard Newspaper

    THE Senate on Wednesday swore in Senator Smart Adeyemi, All Progressives Congress, APC, Kogi West who was declared a winner in last Saturday 30th November rerun election. The swearing-in of Adeyemi was a sequel to the judgment of Court of Appeal that called for a rerun of the election in Kogi...
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    Politics Dino Melaye alleges he could be arrested next week – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The Senator who was just evacuated from his seat by Senator Adeyemi Smart as alleged a meeting just held in Abuja where they planned to arrest him next week.... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2OIkvlx Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Dino says Adeyemi is his political wife, Smart replies, ‘you’re my servant’ – Pulse Nigeria News

    Dino Melaye has vowed to challenge Smart Adeyemi’s victory at the tribunal. The political contest between Dino Melaye and Smart Adeyemi has ended, but the two politicians tend to be resolving to name-calling after the series of senatorial elections they both went through. On Saturday, November …...
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    Politics Congratulating Adeyemi amounts to congratulating armed robber – Dino Melaye – P.M. News

    Embattled Senator Dino Melaye has refused to congratulate his conqueror, Senator Smart Adeyemi, saying doing so amounted to congratulating an armed robber. Melaye lost the Kogi West Senatorial District election to Adeyemi of the.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/34P7FYp Get More...
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    Politics Senator Dino Melaye Thanks God For Saving Him From ‘Assassins’ 5 Times – Naijaloaded

    Dino Melaye has thanked God for preserving his life from his enemies. He said this after he lost the Kogi West Senatorial rerun election to Smart Adeyemi.... Read more via Naijaloaded – https://ift.tt/2Dye91D Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Yahaya Bello Mocks Melaye, Says Kogi West Has Moved Away From Ineffective Representation – Information Nigeria

    Yahaya Bello Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, while congratulating Smart Adeyemi, the newly elected senator for Kogi west said the people of the district have “move away from the... Read more via Information Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2r1vqgU Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Thank God the plan to kill me did not succeed, I won the election and Smart Adeyemi remains my political wife – Dino Melaye – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Embattled Senator, Dino Melaye has reacted to losing the Kogi West Senatorial election, insisting that he won the election and that his conqueror, Senator Smart Adeyemi remains his political wife..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2Lb0amt Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics TRENDING VIDEO: ‘Buhari will lose power in 2019’ — when Melaye misheard from ‘God’ - Pm News

    Dino Melaye, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Kogi west senatorial rerun election, has lost his seat at the senate to Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The APC candidate got 88,373 votes to defeat Dino Melaye who secured 62,133 votes. In the build-up...
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    Politics Kogi west election: Meet the 3 politicians who ended Dino Melaye’s senatorial ambition (photos) – Legit.ng

    Former lawmaker, Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who once represented Kogi west senatorial district in the National Assembly has been defeated in the just concluded supplementary in his senatorial zone. Melaye was defeated by Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress...
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    Politics Smart Adeyemi unseats Dino Melaye, wins Kogi West Senatorial district election – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Smart Adeyemi, the APC candidate in the rerun of the Kogi West senatorial district election which held on Saturday November 30th, has been declared winner by INEC. The Returning Officer of the election, Professor Olajide Lawal, announced this at the collation centre in Kogi State.... Read...
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    Metro Kogi Election: Girl Hit By Bullet From Helicopter Hospitalised – Information Nigeria

    Omoba Deborah who was alleged to have been hit by a bullet from a helicopter which hovered around Lokoja, Kogi state during the November 16 governorship election is said to be fighting for her life. The 23-year-old woman is presently at the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja … Read more via...
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    Politics Melaye crushed in Kogi West rerun, Senate seat gone – P.M. News

    There appears to be no redemption, no comeback for Senator Dino Melaye in Kogi West district rerun as he has been electorally spanked by his opponent, Senator Smart Adeyemi. The opponent that Melaye once characterised as … Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/34ys9V6 Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Kogi West: Magic results everywhere – Dino Melaye cries out as collation of results begins – Legit.ng

    Senator Dino Melaye alleges that results are being manipulated as the Kogi West’s senatorial rerun being conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is underway. Melaye, the senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is battling to retain his seat at the...
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    Politics Dino Melaye Vs Smart Adeyemi: Kogi West Senatorial Supplementary Election Updates – Nairaland

    INEC is all set to conclude the supplementary elections for Kogi West Senatorial district. Materials were all successfully disbursed to the affected areas that were disenfranchised from carrying out their constitutional obligations... Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/2OX7d3s Get...
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    Politics Why INEC must postpone Kogi West rerun poll – Dino – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The Peoples Democratic Party candidate for Kogi West senatorial election, Dino Melaye, has called for the postponement of the supplementary election scheduled for November 30. Melaye made the call while addressing newsmen at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission in...
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    Metro Kogi declares public holiday for Friday, November 29, as Melaye, Adeyemi slugs it out again – Legit.ng

    As Kogi squares up for a senatorial re-run on Saturday, November 30, the government of Yahaya Bello has announced a public holiday in the affected area of the state. However, the public holiday, which is declared for Friday, November 29.... Read more via Legit.ng – https://ift.tt/2q27vO4...
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    Politics Dino Melaye vs Smart Adeyemi: Details of latest petition to INEC ahead of Saturday’s rerun election emerges – Daily Post Nigeria

    Dino Melaye, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate in the Kogi West Senatorial rerun election, has given the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, conditions for the conduct of the supplementary poll.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2QWDWIB Get More...