I Want To Be President After Serving As Governor – Dino Melaye
Peoples Democratic Party Governorship aspirant in Kogi State, Senator Dino Melaye has shared his dream of becoming a President after the realization of his Governorship ambition in a meeting with party excos at the party secretariat in Lokoja.
The Senator representing Kogi West Constituency also presented his
blueprint comprising his mission and vision for the state when he
visited the NUJ press center on Wednesday, July 31.
Dino Melaye stated that he was in the governorship race to build a
‘New Kogi’ and he also sees it as a stepping stone to his presidential
ambition which will take off in 2027.
He said: “Kogi State is not witnessing democracy, what we are
witnessing is a government of the greedy, by the greedy and for the
greedy; best put as ‘greedocracy’.
“But when I come on board as governor, I shall build a new Kogi State where ideas will revolutionize the state.
“My administration will banish hunger from the state. Kogi has no
business to be poor. I shall look into agriculture and technology to
turn around the economic fortune of the state.
“I have no father, uncle, in-law or godfathers to pilot my ambition,
but I have the requisite requirements to face the APC candidate in the
“I fear nobody, I only respect human beings. I have been arrested 18
times within the last three years and I have 12 cases in court, but I’m
still standing. I have what it takes to face and rescue the state from