Senate President May Lose Seat, As Machina Refuses To Step Down
Monday June 13, 2022
All indications at the moment have confirmed that Senate President, Ahmad Lawan may not be returning to the senate in 2023.
This will end his 23 years stay in the national assembly since when he was first elected as a member of the House of Representatives in 1999.
Senator Lawan was in the green chamber for two terms and crossed over to the senate after the 2007 general elections.
Report has it that Senate President Ahmed Lawan’s 23 consecutive years in the National Assembly is about to come to an end.
It was learnt that the winner of the Yobe North APC senatorial primaries, Bashir Machina, refused to step down for the senate president.
Ahmed Lawan after losing the APC presidential primary is trying to lobby his way back into retaining the Yobe North senate ticket now in possession of Bashir Machina.