Hon. Mudashiru Obasa has returned as the Lagos House of Assembly Speaker for the second time.
Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, on Friday, returned as Lagos House of Assembly Speaker for the second time.
The experienced Lagos lawmaker re-emerged as speaker during the inauguration of the ninth Lagos State House of Assembly.
The Lagos Deputy Governor, Obafemi Hamzat, who represented the governor at the event, said he looked forward to a harmonious relationship with the house.
This, he said, was necessary to take the state to higher heights.
“Today, I am in the hallowed chamber of the Lagos State House of Assembly to inaugurate the ninth Assembly of the state legislature in line with Section 105 Subsection 3 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
“I am here with a heart of gratitude and to particularly commend Lagosians who came out in large number to vote our party, APC, as evident in the composition of the House being convened today comprising 100 per cent members of our great party.
“This is an eloquent testimony to the unwavering commitment of our people to progressive ideals which we have sustained since 1999,” Hamzat said.