Nigeria lawmaker Dino Melaye lost the appeal of a tribunal ruling that nullified his election as the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the Senate.
Dino Melaye reacts to this ruling on his twitter timeline:
I just lost my election at the Appeal Court and Fresh election ordered. In all things I give God the Praise. He who started a good thing will definitely complete it. I ask my supporters to be law abiding as we shall always overcome. To God be the Glory.
— Senator Dino Melaye. (SDM) (@dino_melaye) October 11, 2019
The Kogi State National Assembly Election Tribunal Friday, 23 August nullified Dino Melaye election and ordered a fresh election
The Independent National Electorate Commission (INEC) is to conduct fresh elections within 90 days.