34.1 C
Sunday, November 27, 2022

Dino Melaye declared Chairman of BoT at PDP support groups

Dino Melaye, a former senator from Kogi West, has been named Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of All Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Support Groups. 

“Appointment as chairman board of Trustees All PDP support groups,” Melaye wrote on his verified social media accounts on Thursday, while announcing his appointment.

After months of political wrangling with Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello, Dino Melaye switched to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2015 but returned to the PDP in the run-up to 2019 elections. He chaired the Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Abuja. In addition, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Aviation in Nigeria.  

Ahmed Buhari backs Anyim to be next President

Dino Melaye ran for governor of Kogi State in a gubernatorial election that took place on November 16, 2019. On September 3, 2019, he lost his bid for governor in the primary election, finishing third with 70 votes behind Engr. Musa Wada, who received 748 votes. 

Governor Bello is expected to step down in 2023, and the controversial politician hopes to succeed him. Already, his supporters have begun canvassing support for him, whilst distributing leaflets.  

Melaye is also putting mechanisms in place and has expressed his intention to his party’s leaders. In Kogi, there have been closed-door meetings and negotiations with political bigwigs.  



Soludo Tasks Senate Committee on Patronizing Local Innovators As a National Policy

Anambra Governor, Prof Chukwuma Charles Soludo CFR has stated...

After Explosive Letter, Peter Obi Meets Soludo in Anambra (See Photos)

Anambra State Governor, Chukwuma Soludo CFR, and former governor...

Soludo’s Response to Social Media Backlash From Comments on Peter Obi Investment (See Full Statement)

The governor of Anambra State, Prof. Charles Soludo finally...

Why Soludo Banned Bet9ja, Nairabet, and Other Gambling Services in Anambra

The Anambra State Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo has given...

Anambra Flood: NEMA, DRU Start Search, Rescue Operations

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Disaster...
Join The Tribe 🥳

Join our ever-growing community of awoken ones and receive newsletters, offers & invitations.