President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulates and celebrated the National Assembly on the one-year anniversary of serving the ninth legislative body in the country’s 60-year history.
A statement issued by the Presidency on Twitter said Buhari applauded the members and leadership of the national assembly for their “commitment to the mission of national development”.
“As the Ninth Assembly celebrates its one-year anniversary, President Buhari is confident that it has provided citizens and the country with the utmost honor and dignity, and looks forward to more years of harmonious working relationship, with focus on improving the livelihood of citizens and creating an enabling environment for a prosperous nation where both the young and old can fully realize their dreams. ” the statement said.
The Senate was inaugurated on June 11, 2019 and immediately elected Senator Ahmad Lawan as president by a vote, defeating Senator Ali Ndume.
On behalf of Nigerians, and the Federal Executive Council, President @MBuhari sends warm greetings to the leadership and members of the 9th @nassnigeria on their 1st anniversary, extolling the sense of duty & diligence in handling issues related to the development of the country.
— Presidency Nigeria (@NGRPresident) June 10, 2020
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