From Esther Akaa, Lafia
The Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, has appointed principal officers, to serve in the 7th Assembly.
The Speaker who made the announcement on Monday during house proceeding said Hon. Mohammed Adamu Omadefu (APC- Keana) would serve as the majority leader and Hon. Danladi Jatau (APC- Kokona West), the deputy majority leader of the house.
He said ” Honourable Members, the principal officers were reached after due consultation with the stakeholders in the state.
“They are Hon Mohammed Adamu Omadefu ( APC- Keana) , Majority Leader, Hon Danladi Jatau (APC- Kokona West) , deputy majority leader.
” Hon Larry Ven Bawa (APC- Akwanga North) is the Chief Whip of the House and Hon Suleiman Yakubu Azara( APC- Awe South) is the deputy chief whip of the house.
“Hon Iliya Luka Zhekaba ( PDP- Obi 11), is the Minority Leader and Hon Musa Ibrahim Abubakar ( NNPP- Doma South) as deputy minority leader.
“Hon Solomon Akwashiki ( SDP- Lafia Central) is the Minority Whip and Hon Musa Saidu Gude ( SDP- Uke/ Karsh) is the deputy minority whip.”