The All Progressives Congress has just endorsed the speeakership aspiration of the incumbent leader of House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila.
“This position was reached after an intensive deliberation with the APC’s House of Representatives members-elect at a dinner with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Banquet Hall of Aso Villa.
“The Deputy Speaker position has been zoned to the North Central,” the party said in a statement released by the spokesperson, Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu.
The APC last month adopted Ahmed Lawan as its favoured candidate for Senate President for the ninth assembly which is billed to be inaugurated in June.