enator-elect, Dr Bukola Saraki, has emerged as the President-elect of the eight Senate in an election where he was the only candidate nominated. He has already been sworn in.
In a tension soaked National Assembly inauguration, Senator Bukola Saraki defied all entries from the All Progressive Party to assuage him for Senate President’s position.
Senator Ahmed Sani Yerima in a surprise motion moved for the nomination of Bukola Saraki. There was no one present to nominate Senator Ahmed Lawan.
The motion seconded by Senator Dino Melaye was agreed on consensus.