The president of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, has disclosed what he
discussed with the national leader of the All Progressives Congress
(APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Igbere TV reports.
who on Sunday, July 7, met with Tinubu, said the Senate will take its
oversight role seriously and perform its assignments without fear or
The Senate president who disclosed this through his
official Twitter handle assured Nigerians that President Muhammadu
Buhari and the government would be supported by the National Assembly.
my visit yesterday to the National Leader of APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed
Tinubu, I reiterated the fact that the Senate will take its oversight
role seriously and perform its assignments without fear or favour.
will perform our job not to create hostility or engender rancour in the
relationship between the National Assembly and the executive but to
create synergy. Synergy will help us deliver our respective services to
That notwithstanding, I want to assure Nigerians
that President Muhammadu Buhari and the government would be supported
from the National Assembly.
Addressing senators during the
resumption of plenary on Tuesday, July 2, in Abuja. The Senate president
said there was serious poverty in the land and that only concerted
efforts by the two arms of government could address the issue.”