OrderPaperToday – As the race for the leadership of the 9th assembly takes off in earnest, Mr. Namdas Abdulrazak from Adamawa State (APC) has confirmed his interest in the office of Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Namdas who is currently the chairman of the House committee on Media and Public Affairs told OrderPaperNG that he would gun for the office of speaker.
Namdas disclosed this to our correspondent at the International Conference Centre (ICC) Abuja, during the issuance of certificate of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to all newly elected national assembly members.
“Yes I am interested in the speakership position,” he affirmed when asked, adding: “This time around we are going to put the leadership in order. So by the grace of God I’m interested in becoming the Speaker”.
Only time would tell how all of these would play out because the stakes are very high.
The ruling party (APC) is said to be the decider of who becomes what in the leadership of the 9th assembly. Namdas have been in the news for his ambition to lead the green chamber.