House Majority Leader, Femi Gbajabiamila is a consummate lawmaker and the best choice to lead the 9th Assembly as Speaker, hence our support towards achieving that goal, ‘’said Kano Speaker, Kabir Alhassan Rurum.
Kabir Alhassan Rurum who is a rep. member elect representing Bunkure, Kibiya and Rano Federal Constituency stated this in an interview with Solacebase on Sunday.
He said all elected House of Representatives Member from Kano unanimously pitch tent with Femi Gbajabiamila to emerge the Speaker when the National Assembly is inaugurated in June based on his wealth of experience as a 5th term lawmaker and a legal practitioner that can accelerate achieving the party goals of moving the nation to the next level.
‘’Sentiment apart, out of those wishing to become Speaker in the next Assembly, honestly none of them can be compared with Gbajabiamila considering that he has being a princioal officer in the house for almost ten years, said Rurum.’’
‘’He was a Minority Leader and presently a Majority Leader in the house apart from been Chairman of grade A committees.’’
Kabir Alhassan Rurum noted that in line with party discipline, the APC as a party and northern states governors including President Muhammadu Buhari have all adopted his candidacy for the Speakership.
He added that, knowing fully well that the next four years of the president should be able to address many challenges bedeviling the nation that suffered set back from the 8th National Assembly.