The Speaker of Yobe state House of Assembly, Rt. Hon . Dala Dogo, has resigned as speaker of the house.
Why did Dogo resign?
The Deputy Speaker of the House, Dr. Garba Kurmi who presided over the proceedings on Wednesday read a letter sent in by Hon. Dala Dogo, informing that “Hon. Dogo resigned on personal reasons”.
His voluntary resignation was accepted by all the members of the house who, subsequently, appointed a new Speaker immediately.
Who is the new speaker of the house?
A new Speaker, Hon. Zaana Ali was unanimously elected.
Hon. Zanna Ali is the member representing Machina constituency of Yobe state.
The new speaker was sworn in in the chamber of the state house of assembly that had all the members in attendance .
Ali promises continuity
Alh. Zanna Ali pledged to continue with the good work of his predecessor , saying he will ensure that the cordial relationship between the legislature and the executive is maintained for effective implementation of government’s programme policies.
Hon. Dogo resigned after seven and half years of piloting the affairs of the house.