Senate Presidency: Again, Lawan, Ndume Meet PDP Senators-elect


•  We are yet to take decision, says main opposition party

Deji Elumoye and Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja

The two main contenders for the position of Senate president of the 9th Senate, Senators Ahmad Lawan and Ali , at the weekend met again with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senators-elect in Abuja as part of their efforts to woo the legislators-elect.

This is coming as the main opposition party yesterday restated that its leadership is yet to take any collective decision on the issue of the Senate presidency.

Lawan and Ndume had last month met with the main opposition party’s Senators-elect during the two-week orientation course organised by the management of the National Assembly for 9th National Assembly’s legislators-elect in Abuja.

The latest meeting with the lawmakers is coming just as the pro-Lawan Senators expressed their readiness to right the wrongs of the eighth Senate as soon as the ninth Senate is inaugurated in…

Source: Thisday Newspaper