BREAKING: Bukola Saraki Elected Senate President

Bukola Saraki, a former governor of Kwara State, has been elected the president of the eighth Senate.
Mr. Saraki of the All Progressives Congress, APC, defeated his party’s preferred candidate, Ahmed Lawan, to emerge the Senate president.
He was nominated by Sani Yerima and seconded by Dino Melaye.
Mr. Saraki has been sworn into office.
The election for the office of Senate Deputy President is still ongoing. Immediate past deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, is contesting against Ali Ndume from Borno State.
He is expected to win the race following a power sharing deal that had the minority but influential PDP back the new senate president, Bukola Saraki.

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  1. Nov02 Mr Akin Adesina, the hon Minister is a very commited and paiotsnase individual; his exploits as VP, AGRA speaks volume. The adapted green revolution that he wishes to implement will have positive effect; but like the senator remarked, i hope the will not frustrate his efforts. God will see us through.

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