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NASS: APC Endorses Akpabio, Tajudeen for Senate President, Speaker

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee have announced zoning arrangements for leadership positions in the 10th National Assembly.

A statement issued by the National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Felix Morka, revealed that the zoning arrangement is as follows: Senator Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom) from the South-South as the Senate President and Senator Barau Jubrin (Kano) from the North-West as the Deputy Senate President.

Additionally, Hon. Abass Tajudeen (Kaduna) from the North-West was selected as the Speaker of the House of Representatives, while Hon. Ben Kalu (Abia) from the South-East was selected as the Deputy Speaker.

Morka explained that the NWC's decision was based on reports from consultations and meetings held with the President-Elect, Bola Tinubu, and other stakeholders regarding the zoning arrangement for the National Assembly. However, the party called for further consultation with necessary stakeholders to ensure the support of the aspirants and members of the party nationwide.

The APC urged its leaders, members, and all Nigerians to work for peace and progress during and after the leadership transition period.


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