Posts Tagged ‘speakership’

Four aspirants step down for Gbajabiamila in House speakership race

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 10, 2019
A leading aspirant for the speakership of the House of Representatives, Mrs Nkeiruka Onyejiocha, has stepped down for Mr Femi Gbajabiamila. Gbajabiamila is the preferred choice of the ruling All Progressives Congress for the post. The director-general of the Gbajabiamila/Idris Wase campaign, Dr Abdulmumini Jibrin made this known at a parley between Gbajabiamila and scores […]

Arewa group tells northern Reps that electing Gbajabiamila is against the region’s interest

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 4, 2019
The Arewa Youth Awareness Forum has echoed an early warning to northern legislators that electing Femi Gbajabiamila as speaker of the House of Representatives amounts to jeopardising the interest of the region. Gbajabiamila was endorsed by the All Progressive Congress (APC) and President Muhammadu Buhari for Speaker of the House in the Ninth Assembly. In […]

Kaduna Rep members-elect usher support for Gbajabiamila

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 19, 2019
Kaduna State members-elect of the House of Representatives on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday reaffirmed their support for Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos) for the office of Speaker of the 9th Assembly. In a statement signed by nine of the 12 members-elect and read to newsmen by Rep. Tajudeen Abass at the […]