News Gbajabiamila makes first appointment as reps speaker

Gbajabiamila makes first appointment as reps speaker


- Advertisment -

Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has made his first appointment as the new Speaker of the 9th House of Representatives barely 24 hours after getting sworn-in.

Gbajabiamila makes first appointment as reps speaker

Gbajabiamila announced Hon. Sanusi Rikiji as his new Chief of Staff on Tuesday.

Making the announcement, Gbajabiamila said:

“On our shoulders lie the responsibility of working together as a House to safeguard the future of our great country.

“The House must be reformed before the country can be reformed. We simply cannot and must not fail.

“In this regard and so as to quickly hit the ground running, I am announcing the appointment of Hon Sanusi Rikiji the former Speaker of Zamfara State as my Chief of Staff.

“Hon Sanusi comes with a wealth of legislative experience and I believe his inclusion in this Assembly will add immense value.”

Femi Gbajabiamila emerged Speaker of the House of Representatives at the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly yesterday. He’s deputized by Hon. Idris Waise.

In the upper chambers, Ahmad Lawan emerged the new Senate President while Ovie Omo-Agege became his deputy.

They took over from the leadership of Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara who were the former senate president and Speaker respectively.

Gbajabiamila makes first appointment as reps speaker Gbajabiamila makes first appointment as reps speaker
Gbajabiamila makes first appointment as reps speaker
Parrot Nigeria
An online news aggregator


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

Dating yahoo boy is dangerous, my boyfriend almost used me for ritual

A Nigerian lady has urged other women to stay away from yahoo boys, after she luckily escaped being used...

Okowa, wife, daughter test negative for COVID-19

          Delta state Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa and wife, Edith, have tested negative for coronavirus. It will be recalled that the...

Hushpuppi denied bail in America

            A court in the Northern District of Illinois on Monday denied Ramon Abbas aka Ray Hushpuppi bail. The self-acclaimed ‘Billionaire...

Edo poll: APC, PDP set for another epic battle

              Although 14 political parties nominated candidates for the forthcoming governorship election in Edo State, the contest is essentially a...

Controversy over Adeboye’s birthday tributes to wife

            The birthday tributes of General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, for his wife,...

BREAKING: Senate prescribes life imprisonment for Kidnapping

              The Senate on Tuesday raised the punishment for anyone found guilty on the offence of kidnapping from 10 years...


Magu: Aggrieved EFCC Staff Leaked Information to AGF’s Office

          It has been gathered that disgruntled members of staff...

Nigeria Police Force takes decision on suspended EFCC Chair, Magu

The leadership of the Nigeria Police Force has reportedly...
- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you