Breaking: Hon. Tasi’u Zango emerges Katsina House of Assembly new Speaker
Breaking: Katsina gets Hon. Tasi’u Zango as new speaker
Reports reaching us at KATSINA POST has it that Hon Tasi’u repressing Zangon Daura Local Government Area of Katsina State as emerged the state Assembly’s New speaker moment ago.
Hon. Zango defeated four (4) other members that shown interest to clinch the state’s third highest political office.
Those who contested for the position with him but were defeated are members representing Mani, Daura, Kusada and Baure.
It could be recalled that the position of the Katsina State House of Assembly Speaker became vacant after the immediate past speaker, Rt. Hon. Abubakar Yahaya Kusada won Kankia/Kusada/Ingawa Federal Constituency bye-election in November, 2018.
Katsina Post had earlier brought to you the Faces, prospects, challenges for 5 members ‘fighting’ to become Katsina Assembly Speaker
At the resume sitting of the House on Monday, Kusada announced his resignation and the Clerk of the house thereafter declared the seat vacant and calls for nomination to fill the position.
The member representing Matazu, Ibrahim Dikko put forward the nomination which was seconded by Sani Lawal from Baure Constituency which the whole house agreed.
The new speaker has adjourned sitting to January 14th 2019.