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Bathiya: Physical Challenged Lawmaker Emerges Adamawa Assembly Speaker


Bathiya: Physical Challenged Lawmaker Emerges Adamawa Assembly Speaker

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A Physical Challenged Lawmaker representing Hong Constituency of Adamawa State Assembly, Rt Hon Bathiya Wesley has emerged as the speaker of the 8th Assembly of the state.

Bathiya is among the people Living with Disability (PWD) after a keen contest was today inaugurated to be the House’s speaker.

The ranking member who return elected under the People’s Democratic party this medium gathered worked his way by consulting critical stakeholders and lobbying his fellow lawmakers.

Immediately after his swearing-in this medium contacted him through a phone chat and revealed that he is a child of Destiny and has never in his lifetime regarded himself as a physical challenge that can not contribute meaningfully to the development of the Adamawa state.

According to him, disability is a mindset syndrome, if one sees himself as one he remains like that until he or she dies without impacting his world.

Bathiya while thanking the Governor of the state, Rt Hon Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri for allowing fair play to all to contest, he appreciated his colleagues for allowing him to serve them.

He promised to work with them in an open doors policy and be fair to all of them by carrying them along in whatever issues regarding the leadership of the House.

“We both sever our state with all sense of responsibility and give selfless service to you all as my partners in creating laws and developing ideas that will foster unity, peace, and progress of our state.

“Consider me one of your servant leaders who our interests in developing our various constituents I will never allow the executive to trample it down under whichever guise.

“I will do my best to be fair to you all as we all rob our minds in bringing ideas that will bring unity and peace in our relationship with the executive without allowing them to interfere with our statutory duties,” Bathiya said

Many people regarded Bathiya as one of the best performing lawmaker and will certainly do his best in helping Governor Fintiri in taking the state in another realm of development