Dogara defeats Gbajamiabila to emerge as Speaker

Hon. Yakubu Dogara from Bauchi has emerged Speaker, House of Representatives.

He contested against Femi Gbajamiabila of the All Progressives Congress from Surulere 1 Federal constituency.

Both members are of All Progressives Congress, but the Peoples Democratic Party members preferred Dogara to Femi in which they had earlier in the day announced their stand to support Saraki as Senate President and Dogara as Speaker, House of Representatives.

Source: Daily Post