Former Leader of the Senate, Mohammed Ali Ndume, has declared to vie for the Senate president’s seat in the ninth Senate.
This was made known in a letter addressed to the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, dated March 25.
The letter reads in part: “Following the successful conduct of the 2019 general election and the overwhelming victory of our great party the APC at all levels, I hereby forward my letter of intent to contest for the office of the President of the Senate in the 9th National Assembly,” the letter read in part.
“I wish to emphasize that my decision to contest for the Senate Presidency is informed by my conviction to contribute my quota to nation building.
“For these reasons and more, I wish to forward myself for the blessings of the Party, my Colleagues in the Senate and fellow Nigerians for the post of the President of the Senate.”