INTERVIEW

Senate Presidency: Why I will not Step Down for Anybody – Senator Ndume
INTERVIEW

Senate Presidency: Why I will not Step Down for Anybody – Senator Ndume

Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, Minority Leader House of Representatives (2007-2011, Senate Majority Leader 2015-2017 and one of the major contenders for 9th Senate presidency has revealed why he will not step down for anybody ahead of election in June. Ndume who represents Borno South in the Senate, said he has got the blessing of President Muhammadu Buhari to go for the No 3 seat describing the alleged endoresement of Senator Ahmed Lawan by the ruling party as personal opinion of Adams Oshemhole, the APC National Chairman. Excerpts: Q. Coming from a very tough election, and now facing another hot race with your colleagues, what’s the relationship like between you and other contenders? A. We’re actually three now, myself, Goje and Ahmad Lawan, and we have a very cordial relationship. We