Senator Abu Ibrahim (APC-Katsina) has stated there shall be no peace in the Senate until its President, Bukola Saraki, resigns his place following his latest defection from the APC to PDP.
In an interview with newsmen yesterday, Ibrahim stated the structure states that the place of the senate president should be reserved for a member of the social gathering with the bulk in the senate and that in the intervening time, the APC is of the bulk in the senate. The senator stated he has nothing towards Saraki defecting to the key opposition social gathering however he’s against Saraki nonetheless occupying the workplace of Senate President.
“I believe it’s commendable that he has left the social gathering. He has chosen the trail of survival as a result of it’s the situation of political survival not any factor for Nigeria. However subsequent is for him to resign as Senate President, as a result of by all conventions all around the world, the bulk social gathering produces the management; Senate President, the Majority Chief and others. Once more, let him be gentleman sufficient and resign as Senate President. If he doesn’t, we are going to by no means have peace in that senate as a result of it’s completely clear that APC has majority to supply the management.” he stated
He reacted to claims that the PDP is almost all in the higher chambers.
“I hear the PDP claiming majority, however it’s crystal clear that APC has majority. We can have extra members. We’ll conduct two bye-elections and we can have the 2 members. We even have some alliance with APGA. It’s clear that APC has majority. APC with majority ought to produce the management in the Senate. 49 can not produce the management. Saraki ought to resign as Senate President” he stated