The Kogi governorship election is coming up in November and Dino Melaye, a Senator representing Kogi West has expressed optimism of becoming the next governor of the state after the election.

In a post on his Instagram page, Melaye, in a post on his Instagram page, wrote: “I will be Governor of Kogi State by the special Grace of God.

“Knowing yourself is the very foundation of all wisdom.”


The Kogi West Senator had recently declared his intention to run for the highest office in the state.

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Melaye who will be aspiring under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) made the declaration during a meeting of Kogi West PDP executives held at his country home in Aiyetoro Gbede, Ijumu Local Government Area of the state.

His media aide, Gideon Ayodele, while making the disclosure, said his boss spoke during the meeting, which was held at the residence of Gen. David Jemibewon (rtd), an ex-Service Chief.

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