Yakubu Dogara Denies Plans to remains in power

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has denied reports that he has joined the race to retain his position as speaker in the ninth National Assembly.

There were reports that Dogara is interested to become the presiding officer of the ninth lower legislative chamber.


But in a statement issued, Dogara’s media aide, Turaki Hassan, said the “fake news” is being circulated by “mischief makers.”

Hassan said his principal would not be interested in “hide and seek” games.