- Speakers of the 36 Houses of Assembly have said that President Muhammadu Buhari and the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo are a perfect combination
- The speakers also commended President Buhari for handing over power to Osinabjo before leaving for the United Kingdom
Speakers of the 36 Houses of Assembly have said that President Muhammadu Buhari and the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo are a perfect combination.
The speakers also commended President Buhari for handing over power to Osinabjo before leaving for the United Kingdom.
They said Buhari's action was in strict adherence to the provisions of the country’s constitution.
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They also hailed Osinbajo for his leadership strides since taken over leadership as acting president.
Reading a communique issued by the speakers on Friday, February 24, the chairman and speaker of the Kebbi state House of Assembly Ismaila Kamba told journalists that the forum was happy on how the Acting President had performed the functions of the number one office so far.
While urging Nigerians to live in peace, Kamba condemned the killings and destruction of lives and property in Southern Kaduna.
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“The conference has taken cognizance of the concerted efforts made by the security agents throughout the federation with particular reference to the North East geo-political zone in restoring peace and therefore commends their heroism, professionalism and sense of patriotism in all their endeavours,” the speakers said.
They also admitted that they have been briefed on the progress made in the ongoing constitutional amendment.
They further urged stakeholders involved in the process to ensure that the amendment was concluded within a reasonable time.