By Chibuike Nwabuko
Abuja (Sundiata Post) – All Progressives Congress (APC), has shower praises to the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon. Yusuff Sulaiman Lasun as he marks his 57th birthday.
The party while acknowledging his quality representation also congratulated him for his support to the Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara-led 8th House.
This was disclosed in a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi send to Sundiata Post on Tuesday.
The statement reads in part:
“The Party attests to the excellent representation you have given to your constituents, Irepodun/Olurunda/Osogbo/Orolu Federal Constituency of Osun State in the House of Representatives. As Deputy Speaker, you have also displayed remarkable loyalty and support to the House Speaker, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara in the leadership of the House and in achieving the laudable legislative agenda of the 8th House”.
“In your current role as Chairman of the House Adhoc Committee on the ongoing review of the 1999 constitution (as amended), your committee has worked diligently and assiduously to amend the constitution to deepen democracy, ensure good governance and strengthen institutions in the country. In one of such, your committee has advocated for financial autonomy for local governments, a move that will bring development to the grassroots”.
The All Progressives Congress therefore wished the Deputy Speaker more blissful years in the service of our great country.