Young Nigerian man elected as United States House Of Representative Member

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It is a great and cheering news coming out United States after a young was elected into country’ House Representatives.

, Oye Owolewa confirmed news on Facebook page.

Owolewa from Kwara, who holds a philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Pharmacy from -Eastern University, Boston, contested on the platform the Democratic as a ‘shadow’ (non-voting) House Representative out of the District of Columbia (DC).

SaharaReporters gathered the 31-year-old politician is the first congressman in the country’ history.

Sharing the news on Facebook page, he wrote, “Good morning. Looks like we did it! I want thank everyone, from and close friends DC residents. Because of your contributions and sacrifices, I stand before you as America’ first Nigerian-American congressman.

“In this role, I’m going fight for DC statehood and bring values the lawmaking process. While today is a day for some celebration, the hard work also follows. Again, thanks so much for everything. I wouldnt be here without you all.”

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