Plateau Central Senatorial District

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Plateau Central Senatorial District in Plateau State covers five local government areas which consists  Bokkos, Mangu, Pankshin, Kanke and Kanam.[1][2][3]  The headquarters (collation centre) of this senate district is Panskhin. Plateau Central is currently represented in the Senate by Hezekiah Dimka of the All Progressives Congress, APC.[4]

Musician, producer, blogger and social media influencer Makut Alfred Mashat hails from Bokkos local Government in Plateau central senatorial district.

List of senators representing Plateau Central[]

Senator Party Year Assembly Electoral history
Ibrahim Mantu PDP 1999 - 2003 4th

Deputy president of the Senate (4th Assembly)
2003 - 2007 5th
Satty Davies Godwim AC 2007 - 2011 6th
Joshua Dariye Labour Party 2011 - 2019 7th


Hezekiah Dimka APC 2019–present 9th


  1. ^ "Plateau Central senatorial election credible, witness tells tribunal". The Sun Nigeria. 2019-07-08. Retrieved 2020-05-17.
  2. ^ Alao, Onimisi; Sadiq, Lami; Jos (2014-06-17). "Plateau: As 3 senatorial zones demand governorship slot". Daily Trust. Retrieved 2020-05-17.
  3. ^ "PDP rejects Plateau Central NASS results". Punch Newspapers. Retrieved 2020-05-17.
  4. ^ .. (2019-02-27). "APC's Dimka wins Plateau Central Senatorial seat, beats Paradang". Daily Trust. Retrieved 2020-05-17.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
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