By 2023, The People of Kogi State will go to the polls to elect a New Governor as the incumbent Governor Yahaya Bello would not re-contest. There has been several clamours and agitations over who ‘ll emerge as the Next Governor of Kogi State. Below are the Names of Top Four Likely Successors of Governor Yahaya Bello
1. Senator Smart Adeyemi
The 60years-old Adeyemi is a trained Journalist, Administrator and Politician. He currently represents Kogi West Senatorial District at the National Assembly on the All Progressives Congress (APC) platform. Senator Adeyemi has previously served as National President of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) between 1999 and 2006. He later represented Kogi West Senatorial District under the PDP platform from 2007 to 2015.
2. Hon. James Abiodun Faleke
The 59years-old Faleke was the 2015 Deputy Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), he is currently a Third-term Lawmaker representing Ikeja Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives under the APC platform. The Ijumu-born Politician is a political protege of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
3. Senator Dino Melaye
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