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9th Assembly: Voting For Senate President Begins

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Senators-elect have commenced voting to fill the position of Senate President for the 9th National Assembly.

Naija News gathered that only 107 out of 109 senators-elect are participating in the voting process.

Voting began after the nomination of Senator Ahmed Lawan and Senator Ali Ndume.

Lawan was nominated by senator-elect Yayaha Abdullahi and seconded by Solomon Adeola Olamilekan.

While Ndume was nominated by senator-elect Ishaku Abbo and seconded by Barry Mpigi.

Voting commenced at exactly 10:55 am, starting from Abia State.