• How Oshun, Eshilokun, Tejuoso Lost Out on Lagos Speakership

    How Oshun, Eshilokun, Tejuoso Lost Out on Lagos Speakership

    Ordinarily, if the principle of zoning was followed, Moshood Oshun, the most ranking member from Lagos Central Senatorial zone would have had a major advantage over other contenders for the position of Speaker of the Lagos House of Assembly from the zone.

    Mudashiru Obasa, a fourth term member of the Lagos State House of Assembly and representative of Agege Constituency 1, was elected Speaker on Monday.

    Oshun, an experienced lawmaker representing Lagos Mainland Constituency 2 at the House, was until today the […]

  • Obasa Elected Lagos Speaker

    Obasa Elected Lagos Speaker

    It was gathered that fourth term member of the Lagos State House of Assembly and representative of Agege Constituency 1, Mudashiru Obasa, was on Monday elected as the Speaker for the eighth session of the State Assembly.

    His election confirmed an earlier report last week newsmen revealed that Obasa had been endorsed for the position at a meeting of the leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and members-elect of the House.

    Surprisingly, Obasa was proposed as the Speaker by one of […]