Nigeria/June 14, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/111 views /Featurednigeria Abubakar Ibrahim emerges Gombe Assembly Speaker – Daily Post Nigeriashare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelMr Abubakar Ibrahim, the lawmaker representing Yamaltu West in Gombe House of Assembly, on Friday, emerged the Speaker of the state’s Sixth Assembly. Ibrahim was nominated by Mr Musa Buba, representing Balanga North Constituency and seconded by Abdullahi Abubakar ofAkko West Constituency at the inaugural sitting of the Assembly. The speaker, who is representing his constituency for the second term, was elected unopposed. In his inaugural speech, he thanked Gov. Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State and the party leadership for finding him worthy of the position of a speaker. ALSO READ 2019 Budget: FAAN proposes N101.6bnHe said, “I thank Allah for the opportunity given me today. Glory be to Him. You have given me the honour by electing me. “I promise that legislative activities of the house will be done with equity, justice and accountability. “We will work hard to move Gombe State forward. It is our collective responsibility to work to move the state out of its present challenges.” ALSO READ New minimum wage long overdue – Gov. OkowaHe sought the support of members from the opposition party, the PDP while expressing confidence that the 6th Assembly would make a difference. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mr Shuaibu Haruna, representing Kwami East Constituency, was elected and inaugurated theDeputy Speaker of the Sixth Assembly. Other principal officers of the Assembly are Mr Markus Samuel, Majority leader; Sadam Sale, Deputy Majority leader; Musa Buba, Chief Whip,and Yahaya Kaka, Deputy Chief Whip. ALSO READ Why Nigeria may experience another civil war - Ohanaeze President — Aba City BlogWhile Alhaji Ahmadu and Rambi Ayala were elected as the Minority leader and Deputy Minority leader respectively. The Gombe State House of Assembly has 24 members, comprising 19 All Progressives Congress (APC) and five Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). 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 articleVideo: Nigerian man who was based abroad for 13 years goes on rampage after he discovered his family failed to build the house he had been sending money fornext articleGombe State 6th Assembly: Abubakar Ibrahim emerges Speaker | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsRelated PostsNigeria/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Boko Haram kills 29 farmers in fresh Borno attack – Premium Times Nigeria456 shares Egypt/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Student threw himself from window during “Chemistry” exam – Daily News EgyptCourt sentences ex-Menoufia Governor to 10 years for ‘illicit gains’ – Daily News EgyptDetention renewed for defendants in ‘Plan of Hope’ case – Daily News EgyptBuilding better houses for the poor and the planet – The Nation NewspaperStolen vehicles: Okorocha gives Ihedioha 7-day ultimatum to show proofGlobal Telecom settles $136m tax dispute – Daily News EgyptEl-Lahun Pyramid to be opened for 1st time – Daily News EgyptSonesta Cairo hosts Namibian National Football Team – Daily News EgyptStudy shines light on how vulnerable children are trafficked in Nigeria – The Nation Newspaper 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.