Following the announcement of kogi west Senatorial district result and the jubilation on the victory of Sen. Smart Adeyemi by his supporters in the state headquarters, Lokoja,the newly Senator-elect, Smart Adeyemi has said Dino melaye stoled his garment long time ago and was able to recovered it back.
Adeyemi while addressing Newsmen today in Lokoja revealed that the defeated senator Dino was his political house boy who got to the Senate in a hurry, “Dino was my political house boy,he washed my car and shine my shoes,he has never worked anywhere in his life “,he said.
He further stated that the people of Kogi west regretted having Dino as their senator, adding that he was a bad representative, he however tenders an unreserved apology on behalf of the Good people of kogi west to the President of the federal republic of Nigeria,Muhammadu Buhari, federal government, military,police,elder statemen, the national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu,the national Chairman,Adams Oshomhiole and many other personalities in the country that Dino might have offended in the course of his stay in the Senate.
“Kogi west is not known for rascality and disrespect for the constituted authority,Its only a child that is not properly brought up that disrespect elders,he’s practically known for that”he angrily said.
Senator Adeyemi who was also the Director General, Bello-Onoja Campaign Council in Kogi State during the last gubernatorial election said he will improve on the good things he did before while in the Senate and also correct the mistakes of the past.
He therefore thanked the people of kogi west for their overwhelming support, promising that he will attract development to the constituency.
He reiterated his commitment towards further strengthening the Party and build on the EBIGO by ensuring that the three major tribes in the state are more United and stronger.
” The people of kogi west would work closely with Gov. Yahaya Bello towards realizing the peace, progress and prosperity of kogi state”.
In his words, ” My deep and sincere appreciation goes to our overall leaders,the Executive Governor of kogi state,Alh. Yahaya Bello, his able Deputy Governor, Chief Edward David Onoja, the APC chairman, Hon.Abdullahi Bello, my Director General Smart Adeyemi Campaign Organisation,Jimoh Fancy for their immesurable support to the struggle”,
” To all the good people of kogi west, I say thank you all for the victory recorded by massively voting me as senator”.
Sen. Adeyemi also extend his gratitude to the Honourable member of the federal House of Representatives, Hon. James Faleke and his loyal and committed Supporters.
The results of the Senatorial election which was announced by the INEC’s Returning Officer, Prof Olaide Lawal,Sen. Smart Adeyemi polled a total of 88,373 votes to defeat his main challenger, PDP’s Senator Dino Melaye who polled 62,133 votes.
The supplementary election was held in 53 polling units spread across the seven local government areas in kogi West senatorial district.