The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has adopted Majority leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has its candidate for the office of Speaker of the 8th House.
National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Lanre Issa-Onilu made this known in a short message on the official messaging platform of the APC Tuesay night.
He also disclosed that the position of Deputy Speaker was zoned to the North-Central.
“APC has adopted Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila as its candidate for the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives in the 9th Assembly.
“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”, he posted.