Senator Bukola Saraki from Kwara State has emerged the Senate President for the 8th Senate.
He was returned unopposed by 57 Senators who attended the inauguration of the 8th Senate today.
He was the only candidate that was nominated on the floor of the senate as his contender, Senator Ahmad Lawan and some of his supporters were absent with all the People’s Democratic Party Senators intact.
Meanwhile, Ike Ekweremadu of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was elected Deputy Senate President.
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