Nigeria Decides: PDP wins Dino Melaye's Local government

Senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dino Melaye, has won the highest votes in Mopa Muro Local Government Area, Kogi west senatorial zone.

Melaye is seeking reelection into the red chamber of the National Assembly, and Smart Adeyemi of the APC is his strongest challenger.

Ibrahim Ismaila, the INEC Collation Officer of Mopamuro LGA, announced the interim results at the collation centre in INEC LG office in Mopa at about 3: 20 a.m on Sunday.

According to Ismaila, the PDP senatorial candidate, Melaye won 5112 votes, while his closest rival Smart Adeyemi of APC got 3658 votes, ADC 784 and SDP 26 votes out of the 9717 valid votes cast.

There were 336 rejected votes, making total votes cast to be 10055.

In the House of Representatives, the PDP also beat APC with 3703 votes.

A total of 10042 votes were cast while 9704 votes were valid while 338 votes were rejected.

In the presidential election, the PDP scored 5336 votes to the APC’s 3646.

He added that out of 10055 votes cast in the election, 336 were rejected while 9507 were accepted as valid.



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