Connect with us


Senate swears in Smart Adeyemi as Senator for Kogi West



Smart Adeyemi

The Senate on Wednesday swore in Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as Senator representing Kogi West.

Adeyemi was declared winner in last Saturday’s supplementary rerun election in Kogi West after defeating the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Dino Melaye, in the election.

Read also: NBC BOSS’ N2.5BN FRAUD TRIAL: ICPC closes case as Lai Mohammed fails to appear in court

He was sworn in at 10:35 a.m. immediately after the adoption of Tuesday’s votes and proceedings by the upper legislative chamber.

Join the conversation


Support Ripples Nigeria, hold up solutions journalism

Balanced, fearless journalism driven by data comes at huge financial costs.

As a media platform, we hold leadership accountable and will not trade the right to press freedom and free speech for a piece of cake.

If you like what we do, and are ready to uphold solutions journalism, kindly donate to the Ripples Nigeria cause.

Your support would help to ensure that citizens and institutions continue to have free access to credible and reliable information for societal development.

Donate Now