President of the Senate, Dr. Ahmad Lawan, was on Sunday at the residence
of National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed
Tinubu on a courtesy visit, Igbere TV reports.
is the first official visitation to the former governor of Lagos State
since Lawan’s emergence as Senate President.
Igbere TV reports
that Ahmad Lawan, who was elected President of the 9th Senate, got the
support and endorsement of the former governor to contest the position.
Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, was also present at the
residence of Tinubu, where Lawan met with the APC national leader.
TV reports that Ahmad Lawan emerged President of the 9th Senate on
Tuesday, June 11, the day the ninth National Assembly was inaugurated.
He was elected by members of the Senate to pilot the affairs of the red chamber for the next four years.
at the meeting, the Senate President thanked Bola Tinubu for supporting
him politically. He however promised to use his position for the
development of the country.
The national leader of the APC in his
reaction said the conscience of the nation lies with the National
Assembly. He therefore advised the SP to use his position to build