Niger state elects Bawa Wuse as new speaker


Abdul Mohammed Isa, Niger State.

Abdullahi  Bawa Wuse has emerged the speaker of the Niger state House of Assembly on Tuesday.

Wuse who represented Tafa constituency was nominated by immediate past speaker, Ahmed Marafa Guni.

A first time member of the house, Bawa Wuse was a former chairman of Tafa local government and was once the commissioner of Justice in the State.

Also a member representing Bida I, Bako Kassim Alfa has been elected deputy speaker.

Both the speaker and his deputy were sworn in by the Clerk of the assembly, Abdullahi Mohammed Kagara.


Lateefah Ibrahim