Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has congratulated the newly elected Presiding Officers and members of the ninth Nationwide Meeting on their profitable inauguration.
Mr Okowa, a former senator, in an announcement from the Authorities Home, Asaba made out there to journalists on Wednesday, recommended the resilience and political sagacity of the newly elected Presiding Officers of the ninth NASS on Tuesday.
He congratulated Ahmed Lawan and Ovie Omo-Agege on their election as President and Deputy President of the Senate, respectively.
He additionally congratulated Femi Gbajabiamila and Idris Ahmed Wase on their emergence as Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Home of Representatives.
The governor additional felicitated with members of each chambers for his or her selection of leaders.
He stated Nigerians are eagerly ready for a vibrant and unbiased Nationwide Meeting to make good legal guidelines for the great governance, safety and welfare of the folks.
“On behalf of the federal government and folks of Delta, I congratulate you all in your emergence as leaders of the Nationwide Meeting.
“It’s my prayer and that of all Nigerians that God grant you all of the data and knowledge to pilot the affairs of the ninth Nationwide Meeting to the admiration and satisfaction of Nigerians,’’ he stated.