OrderPaperToday– The Senate on Wednesday swore in Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress as senator representing Kogi West senatorial district.
The oath of office was administered by the clerk of the Senate, Nelson Ayewoh.
The swearing in followed Adeyemi’s victory at a rerun election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission in the senatorial district on November 30.
He emerged winner at the polls after defeating Senator Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Melaye represented the district in the 8th Senate and beginning of the 9th Senate.
Adeyemi was a member of the 6th and 7th Senate.