Nigeria/June 4, 2019/Ngozi Onwukwe /No Comment/115 views /Featurednigeria 9th NASS: Kalu Best Candidate For Deputy Senate President, Says Arewa Youths — Aba City Blogshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Ahead of the inauguration of the 9th session of Nigeria’s national assembly, the deputy senate presidency bid of former Governor of Abia state and Senator-elect, Abia North Senatorial District, Dr. Orji Kalu has been endorsed by Arewa youths. According to the Leader of Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, Comrade Shettima Yerima, Kalu, who is also Mayaki of Katsina, is a pan Nigerian, who has contributed immensely to the business and political circles. Describing Kalu as a friend of Nigerian youths, the activist stressed that the former governor has the political dexterity and administrative acumen to work harmoniously with other principal officers of the national assembly. ALSO READ Driver bags State House award for outstanding performance While calling on returning senators and senators-elect to place the collective interest of Nigerians above selfish ambitions, Yerima admonished Kalu not to relent in his philanthropic gestures across the country. In a statement issued and signed by Yerima in Kaduna on Tuesday, he called on members of the the yet-to-inaugurated 9th national assembly to live up to expectations, stressing that all arms of government must work collectively for the sake of nation building. ALSO READ Northeast: Private Sector restates commitments to address humanitarian crisisHe said, “as we await the June 11 inauguration of the national assembly, we believe that Senator-elect, Abia North Senatorial District, Dr. Orji Kalu should be considered for the position of Deputy Senate President. ” We believe that with Kalu’s antecedents in the private and public sectors, he will alongside the Senate President sustain a healthy relationship with the executive and judiciary arms of government in a bid to build a prosperous Nigeria. ALSO READ Abuja housing show to attract 200 CEOs | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News“Kalu has over the years played key roles in advancing the cause of the people and as such he is the right choice for the position of deputy senate president in the 9th national assembly” Yerima while calling on the members of the soon-to-be inaugurated 9th national assembly to be patriotic in their legislative duties, urged Nigerians to be law-abiding, steadfast and optimistic. Loading… Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:Featurednigeria share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleSouth Sudan: Government Forces Abusing Civiliansnext articleSomalia: Senior Al Shabaab Commander in Bardale Defects to Somali ForcesRelated PostsNigeria/June 20, 2019 /No Comment Court frees Nigerian blogger accused of publishing defamatory claims against Akpabio – Premium Times Nigeria465 shares Egypt/June 20, 2019 /No Comment IDB continues expansion plan with opening of new branch downtown Cairo – Daily News EgyptUS market represents 3% of tourist arrivals to Egypt: Al-Mashat – Daily News EgyptFRA issues short-selling licenses to HSB, FBG, CIBC, AAIS – Daily News EgyptWorld awaits opening of GEM: UNWTO – Daily News EgyptInjected to blindness: Harrowing tale of 10 Eye Centre patientsRosatom to hold forum for suppliers, contractors of Dabaa nuclear plant in Egypt next October – Daily News EgyptEgypt condemns Kenya’s terrorist attack – Daily News EgyptTurkey orders arrest of 128 military personnel over suspected Gulen links – Daily News EgyptUS military to send 1,000 soldiers to Middle East, Russia calls for restraint – Daily News Egypt Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.