10Th NASS: Gov Nwifuru Congratulates Umahi Over Emergence As Deputy Majority Leader

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By Agbo Amauche, Abakaliki

The Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief Francis Nwifuru has congratulated his predecessor and the Senator representing Ebonyi South Senatorial District, Engr. David Umahi over his emergence as the Deputy Majority leader of the 10th Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

This was contained in a press release signed and made available to newsmen by his Chief Press Secretary, Dr. Monday Uzor in Abakaliki.

According to the release, “On behalf of the Government and good People of Ebonyi State, I heartily congratulate the former Governor of Ebonyi State, His Excellency Engr David Nweze Umahi CON, GGCEHF on his triumph as the Deputy Majority Leader of the 10th Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Your Excellency, your emergence is a testament of the confidence your colleagues reposed in you . With this development, your track records of service and political acumen will no doubt contribute positively to the affair of the Senate.

Your election as a principal officer is widely celebrated in Ebonyi and beyond because we are confident that you will carry out the assignment with the dexterity you are known for over the years .

Let me expressed my deepest gratitude to your Distinguished Colleagues for seeing the best in you . It was indeed a right choice

Your Excellency, as you set forth your legislative duties especially with this additional responsibilities, I wish to assure you of our fervent prayers and support at all times to succeed.