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Ondo legislature elects principal officers

2015-06-03 09:00
Nigeria elections

Akure - The Ondo State House of Assembly, on Tuesday in Akure, elected its principal officers with Ifedayo Akinsoyinu, member representing Ondo West Constituency 2, re-elected as the Majority Leader.

Others are Vincent Obadiah representing Ese-Odo Constituency as Deputy Majority Leader and Samuel Arowele as Chief Whip.

Kemi Adesanya, (Akure South 1) was elected as Whip, while Bamidele Oleyeloogun (Ifedore) was elected as the Parliamentary Secretary.

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Towase Kuti, (Akoko South East) was elected Deputy Parliamentary Secretary.

Speaker of the House, Jumoke Akindele, said the election was a representation of the wishes of the legislators.

According to her, they are men of integrity and good character who can discharge their responsibilities as expected.

The majority leader, Akinsoyinu, pledged that the legislators would put in their best.

Read more on: ondo state  |  politics

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