All Progressives Congress (APC) House of Representatives members-elect from six states in Southwest Nigeria have backed the position of the party’s on the House leadership structure.
The group said that Southwest deserved the position of the speaker. Speaking on behalf of the group, Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, Federal rep-elect from Ondo State said;
All of us agreed on the party’s supremacy and the need to rally support for the success of President Muhammadu Buhari administration when we are inaugurated in June this year.
We all agreed to abide by the consensus arrangement of the party in choosing the house leadership. We pledged to protect the interest of the party, especially on the need to make APC stronger ahead of 2023, in Yorubaland.