9th Assembly: Elegushi hails Gbajabiamila on his victory at the House of Representatives election.
Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi, the prominent Lagos monarch, has congratulated the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamilla, on his victory.
He described his victory as the highlight of an impressive legislative career.
In a statement from the Elegushi’s Palace, the monarch said that the new Speaker has offered many years of quality representation to the people of Surulere and Lagos State, contributed to the strengthening of democratic institutions as well as promoted the executive-legislative relationship.
“All of these qualities make him the better choice to lead the Lower House in the 9th Assembly.
“With the current challenges confronting the nation, there is a need for synergy of ideas and harmonious working relationship between all arms of government.
“It is therefore encouraging that an experienced legislator has been elected to lead the House of Representatives at this time,” Elegushi said.
He charged the new Speaker to continue in his trademark of excellence and use the new office to bring more development to Lagos State and Nigeria.