Speaker Dogara Receives President Buhari’s Resumption Letter
Turaki Adamu Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, on Monday received communication from President Muhammadu Buhari on his resumption to duty.
Speaking shortly after the letter was handed over to him by the Senior Special Assistant to the Prsident on National Assembly matters (House of Reps) Hon. Suleiman Abdurhaman Kawu Sumaila, Dogara said he will read the letter to his colleague in plenary on Tuesday since the communication was meant for them.
“Tomorrow (Tuesday) I will read this letter of resumption of Mr. President to my collegueas on the floor of the House and thereaftre make comments from there,” he said.
“However, permit me to thank you for working hard to ensure that there is hamonious working relationship between the Execuytive and the National Assembly.”
“In your own case I can say it was an appointment that we can truly say amounted to putting a round peg in a round hole or a square peg in a square hole.”
“So no wonder we have seen to some extend some form of understanding between the National Assembly and the presidency.”
“We promise that we will coopertare more than we fight like i said before we will always fight and that has been the practice in all climes and ours cannot an exception but we will cooprtate more in the interest of our people rather than fight.”
While presenting the letter to the Speaker, Senior Special Assistant to the Prsident on National Assembly matters (House of Reps) Hon. Suleiman Abdurhaman Kawu Sumaila commended him for supporting the president and the Executive arm of government.