The Senate has congratulated President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on his recent emergence as the Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States(ECOWAS).
The Red Chamber on Wednesday also felicitated Nigerians on the great honour and privileged position of Chairman of ECOWAS now occupied by President Tinubu.
The Senate also resolved that the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio, should lead a delegation of the Senate Leadership to pay a solidarity visit to the President over the feat.
These resolutions of the red chambers followed its consideration of a motion titled: “Congratulating President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR on his recent emergence as the Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States.”
The motion was sponsored by the Deputy Senate President, Senator Jibrin Barau (APC – Kano North).
The Senate concluded: “ To join other Heads of Government of ECOWAS member states and in particular parliaments of member states of ECOWAS to congratulate President Bola Tinubu on his emergence as the Chairman of ECOWAS at the recently concluded 634 Ordinary Session of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS held in Bissau, capital of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau.
“Felicitate with all Nigerians and allies of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on this great honour and privilege position of Chairman of ECOWAS cinched by President Bola Tinubu recently.”