A former member of Kogi State House of Asembly, Hon. Habibat Mohammed Deen, has been picked by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in kogi state as the party’s deputy governorship candidate for the November 11 2023 gubernatorial election in the state.
Women in kogi state have taken to various social media platforms to applaud Melaye over choice of the seasoned Kogi born female politician Hon. (Hajiya) Habibat Mohammed Deen as his running mate.
According to popular opinion, the move by Sen. Dino Melaye is indicative of his willingness to allow for “Women Inclusion & Gender Balance” as well as creation of a new dawn for women in Kogi state.
Hon. (Hajiya) Habibat Mohammed Deen is a former House of Assembly Member who represented Ankpa Constituency 1 in Kogi state House of Assembly between 2011-2015.
She was also the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the House of Representatives, Ankpa/Omala/Olamaboro federal constituency in Kogi state in 2018.