In a turn of events, the Labour Party has just adopted Senator Dino Melaye as it’s endorsed Gubernatorial candidate for the November 11th elections in Kogi State.
Dino Melaye is however running under the umbrella of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
Melaye made this revelation via his official X handle (twitter) where he expressed optimism in winning the polls.
In his words:
“After a wide consultation and in the interest of our dear State, the Labour Party on this day has resolved to adopt the PDP Gubernatorial Candidate, Senator Dino Melaye as its candidate for the November 11th Kogi State Governorship Election,” Melaye said.
Melaye will be going head on with other candidates including Ahmed Ododo of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
The alliance will record as the second win for the PDP of the state following the appeal court had declared Senatorial candidate of the PDP Natasha Akpoti as winner of the elections and sworn in by the Senate.