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No alliance between LP and PDP to adopt Melaye as Kogi’s governorship candidate 

CLAIM: PDP gubernatorial candidate Senator Dino Melaye tweeted a press statement that the LP and PDP have formed an alliance in Kogi and have resolved to adopt him as the candidate for both parties.

FINDING: The LP spokesperson Yinusa Tanko debunked it. In a phone interview, he told DUBAWA that he was unaware of such an alliance. There is also no such press release on the LP’s website or social media pages.

VERDICT: Incorrect

SOURCES: LP spokesperson Yinusa Tanko

DATE: 11/11/2023

FACT-CHECK AUTHOR(s): Lademi Aborisade 

EDITOR: Simbiat Bakare

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