Former Akwa Ibom state governor and senator representing Akwa Ibom North-West, Godswill Akpabio, has emerged Senate minority leader.
Senate President Bukola Saraki announced Akpabio as the Senate
minority leader on Tuesday July 28, shortly after the Senate resumed
Akpabio had earlier been picked by the Peoples Democratic Party
caucus in the Senate at meeting held yesterday to forge a common ground
on the distribution of principal officers that was allotted to the main
opposition party in the Senate.
According to Channels, Saraki also announced the name of others
principal officers which was contained in a letter submitted by the PDP
caucus in the Senate.