House of Reps Speakership: Lawmaker steps down for Gbajabiamila
A member of the House of Representatives, Yusuf Buba (APC-Adamawa), on Monday announced his withdrawal from the race to become the speaker of the House, and declared his support for Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos).
Mr Buba, who represents Gombi/Hong Federal Constituency in Adamawa, said although he has the support to win the race, as a party man, he has no choice than to go with the decision of the party.
He said that all the six geopolitical zones have competent persons for any office in the country, describing zoning as an arrangement to ensure every part of the country is represented.
He enjoined all his supporters to understand why he was stepping down and join hands to build a formidable leadership in the house.Read more: Premium Times
Congratulations in order..
Speakership race: Court sacks top contender from House of Reps - Daily Post NigeriaA member of the House of Representatives and contender for Office of the Speaker in the incoming National Assembly, Chief Chike Okafor, of the All Progress
Speakership race: Abia APC speaks on endorsing Gbajabiamila for House of Reps - Daily Post NigeriaAbia State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied endorsing Femi Gbajabiamila for the position of Speaker of the House of Representative
Speakership: Lawmakers plot to secretly amend House rules – Daily TrustThere is a plot to secretly amend the standing rules of the House of Representatives ahead of the inauguration of the 9th Assembly early next month, Daily Trust has learnt. The plot, it was gathered, is to tinker with the provisions for the election of the speaker and the deputy speaker so that the current …
House Of Reps. To Investigate CBN Within Five Days | Sahara Reporters.HouseNGR To Investigate cenbank Within Five Days | Sahara Reporters Lawmakers described the act as undermining and sabotaging the intention of the Federal Government in making Nigeria fully self-sufficient in food production. AsoRock READ MORE:
South East Development Commission Bill passes second reading at House of Reps - Premium Times NigeriaIf established, the Commission will address the developmental challenge and other related matters in the South East zone. No comment yet! This one will gather all Aso rock dust on Buhari's table till he leaves, if it escapes Senate. Nice1
Speakership: Gbajabiamila lobbies Dogara, others – Daily TrustThe House Leader and front -line contender for the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila (APC, Lagos), says he is lobbying incumbent Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, to support him ahead of the June 10 inauguration of the 9th Assembly. Director-General of Femi Gbajabiamila Speakership Campaign Organization, Abdulmumin Jibrin (APC, Kano), stated this in Abuja …
I won’t bribe to be speaker — Rep Olatubosun – Daily TrustRep. Olajide Olatubosun (APC, Saki West/Saki East/Atisbo Federal Constituency) who recently joined the race for the speakership of the House of Representatives, in this interview with journalists in Abuja, said he will not bribe his colleagues to elect him. ADVERTISEMENT What motivated you to join the race for the speakership of the House of Representatives? …
NASS: Four Speaker contenders step down for Gbajabiamila - The Nation NewspaperThe route to the Speakership of the 9th House of Representatives seems to be getting smoother for Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC, Surulere, Lagos State). femigbaja Sure about that femigbaja Good
Reps Speaker: South East Group Backs Gbajabiamila Over Nwajiuba, OthersA Group under the aegis of South East Consultative Initiative, (SECI) has announced their resolve to back the candidature of Femi Gbajabiamila for the position of Speaker of the House of Representatives over Hon Emeka Nwajiuba whom they said lacks leadership qualities to the House. The group emphasised that the current Leader of the House, […]
Reps Speaker: South East group backs GbajabiamilaSouth East Consultative Initiative, (SECI) has backed the candidature of Femi Gbajabiamila for the position of Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Kaduna Rep members-elect reaffirm support for Gbajabiamila - The Nation NewspaperKaduna State members-elect of the House of Representatives on the platform of APC on Sunday reaffirmed their support for Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila