A massive boost came the way of House of Representatives Speakership contender, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila as in less than 48 hours to the election for the presiding officers of the 9th House of Representatives, about 230 members-elect of the House of Representatives have signed his endorsement register while six other co-contestants for the speakership position have stepped down for him.
An overwhelmed Gbajabiamila, however, assured the nation that he and his deputy, Hon. Idris Ahmed Wase will not disappoint Nigerians.
The public endorsement took place at a signing ceremony held at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja last night.Abdulmumin Jibrin, Director General of the Gbajabiamila/Wase campaign organisation said the reason for the event was to show the world the strength of the Gbajabiamila/Wase team.
He also said 60 members of the opposition parties have signed up for the team while adding that consultation would continue till the day of the election tomorrow.