APC insists on Lawan, Gbajabiamila as Senate, House leaders


The national Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Chief John Odigie-Oyegun on Tuesday wrote to Senate President Bukola Saraki and House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara, stating the party’s position on principal officers for the eighth National Assembly.
The letter to Saraki, reads: “Please find below for your necessary action names of principal officers approved by the party, after excessive consultations for the 8th Senate as follows: Senator Ahmed Lawan(Majority Leader)–North-East; Prof. Sola Adeyeye (Chief Whip)–South-West; Sen. George Akume (Deputy Majority Leader)—North-Central; and Sen. Abu Ibrahim (Deputy Chief Whip)—North-West.
A similar letter to the Speaker says: “Please find below for …Read More

Source:: New Mail