Senator Smart Adeyemi, who defeated Dino Melaye in the just concluded Kogi West Senatorial District Re-run Election has been sworn in as the Kogi West Senator by the clerk of the house.
SenatorAdeyemi took the oath of office at exactly 10.36 to replace Senator Dino Melaye.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared Kogi West Senatorial District election inconclusive after the state elections of 16th November
The rerun which produced Senator Smart Adeyemi was, however, concluded on 1st December in favour of the APC.
The final result saw Senator Adeyemi polling over 88,000 votes while Senator Dino Melaye polled over 68,000 votes.