Hon Abdulrazak Namdas, Chairman House Committee on Media and Public Affairs has been elected as Deputy chairperson of the West African Caucus of Pan African Parliament.

This was disclosed in a statement issued by the Special Adviser to the Speaker on Media and Public Affairs, Turaki Adamu Hassan on Wednesday, 11th October 2017.

“The election took place Tuesday at the Pan African Parliament sitting in South Africa”, the statement said.

Hon Namdas was nominated by Hon Mohammed Muttaka of the republic of Ghana who was later unanimously elected unopposed by members of the West African caucus.

With this, Hon. Namdas has joined the leadership of the Pan African Parliament.

“Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated Hon Namdas over his emergence as Deputy chairperson of the West African Caucus of Pan African Parliament.”

The Speaker Dogara who described Hon Namdas as a worthy ambassador of Nigeria further urged him to deliver on his new mandate.