Rep. Danladi Jatau representing
Kokona East (APC) has emerged new Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly.
His emergence came within 48 hours after the Appeal Court sacked the former Speaker, Ibrahim Balarebe Abdullahi.
Rep. Mohammed Oyanki, representing Doma South (PDP) as Deputy Speaker.
The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja on Tuesday in its late hour’s verdict, sacked the Speaker of the State Assembly.
The Speaker, before his sacking
was a member of the APC in the State and a longest ranking member in the State House of Assembly.
The verdict was delivered by the Court that sacked lbrahim, had the candidate of the main opposition People’s Democratic party, Sa’ad Abdullahi lbrahim declared as the rightful winner of the March 18 2023 election for the Umaisha/Ugya State Constituency.
The action is not unconnected with tomorrow’s budget presentation by Governor Abdullahi Sule to the
Assembly where a Speaker will preside over.