Melaye versus Adeyemi
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sunday night, announced the Kogi West senatorial rerun political decision uncertain.
The returning officer, Professor Olayinde Lawal, said the margin between the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Smart Adeyemi and that of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Dino Melaye is 20,570.
He said Adeyemi polled a total of 80,118 votes, while Melaye got 59,548 votes from the seven Local Government Areas in the senatorial district.
Prof Lawal clarified that the all out edge between the two competitors is lower than the 43,127 enlisted voters in 53 pulling units of 20 enrollment territories in the zone where elections were dropped.
A breakdown of results so far bellow:
Kogi/Koton Karfe LGA
Yagba East LGA
Yagba West LGA