The New Governor of Osun State, Ademola Adeleke who was declared governor by the tribunal, paid Senator Dino Melaye a courtesy visit at his home in Abuja. Adeleke was all smiles when he visited Senator Dino Melaye as they shared a good time together. Both senators appear to be very good friends and also seem to understand each well. They even share something in common which is their comic lifestyle. While one is called the dancing senator, the other is called the singing senator…very hilarious.
Senator Dino Melaye who is very social media friendly shared the photos on his instagram page. He captioned one of the photos, saying:
“When Osun State Governor paid me a courtesy visit”.
On the other, he wrote,
”Gov wey know what’s up…”
See pictures of the visit he shared below:
Ademola Adeleke is a Nigerian politician, currently a Senator representing Osun-west senatorial district and recently declared Governor elect of Osun State, Nigeria. He is from the Adeleke family of Ede in Osun State.
In the 2018 governorship election in Osun State, Adeleke contested against Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressive Congress who was declared the winner. Adeleke contested the result and was reinstated by the election petitions tribunal on the March 22, 2019.
Adeleke was born Nurudeen Ademola Adeleke to the family of Ayoola Adeleke – a Muslim father and Nnena Esther Adeleke – a Igbo Christian mother on May 13, 1960 in Enugu.
His father was Late Senator Raji Ayoola Adeleke the Balogun of Ede land in Osun State, a politician, second republic Senator and political leader of the defunct Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN) working alongside the premier of Western Nigeria, Chief Obafemi Awolowo.
Senator Adeleke commenced his primary education at Methodist Primary School, Surulere Lagos then relocated to Old Oyo State and attended Nawarudeen Primary School, Ikire. He progressed to The Seventh Day Adventist Secondary School, Ede also in the then Old Oyo State and later moved to Muslim Grammar School Ede.
However, he did not finish his education at Muslim Grammar School as he later left Nigeria to study abroad with his two other brothers on a scholarship. He started higher studies at Jacksonville State University, Alabama in United State of America where he was majoring in Criminal Justice and minoring in Political Science.
Ademola Adeleke is father to two Nigerian musicians by name B-Red, Sina Rambo, and an uncle to popular Nigerian singer Adeleke David, also known as Davido. Ademola Adeleke has been nicknamed “Dancing senator” because of his dancing skills.
Senator Dino Melaye, born Daniel Melaye in Kano state on 1st January 1974, is a Senator and a member of the 8th National Assembly, representing Kogi West constituency. He is a member of the ruling party, APC and also the Chairman Senate Committee on FCT.
In his eraly life, Dino was an active member of the student union during his undergraduate studies at Ahmadu Bello University where he was studying geography. He went on to lead the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), African Youth Council and Commonwealth Youth Council. He was subsequently appointed as the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Council on Youth by then President Olusegun Obasanjo.
His political career started early. He is known for his bold moves, swagger and stylish personality, and also most popularly known for his comic singing. He is known to sing about everything that happens and a lot of people enjoy his hillarious songs as they find them comedic.
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