The FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, has congratulated Sen. Smart Adeyemi, over his victory at the just concluded re-run election for Kogi West Senatorial District.
DAILY POST had reported that Olayinde Lawal, the returning officer of the Saturday’s supplementary election had declared Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress, APC, winner at the poll.
The APC candidate got 88,373 votes to defeat Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), his closest challenger, who polled 62,133 votes.
Reacting, Aliyu, in a statement she personally signed Sunday in Abuja, described Adeyemi’s victory at the poll as well deserved.
She called on the senator-elect to put in his best in the discharge of his responsibilities and to justify the confidence the electorate reposed in…