The 2019 General Election aroma is still on as some dramatic scenario are unfolding, some Sitting Senator of the republic of Nigeria are losing their seat.
In the early hour of today, Hon. Francis Gift of COSMAS Legislative arm (Constituency III) took a joke to his WhatsApp status using the present saga of the 2019 General Election as the discussion of the day.
He referenced the Saraki situation, said some present Students Union Senators may also lose their seat in the next student union election if they fail to learn from this 2019 General Election.
He listed Senator Jimcrus from COHUM Consituency 2, Senator Otitoju Daniel from COSMAS Consituency 2 and Senator Bamidele COHUM from Consituency 2 who he believes if they don’t strategies towards the Student Union Election they may likely not return to the Senate House.
Senator Ifedayo replied to this discussion on his status, losing his seat is never an option for him as the election is a done deal already.
Senate President Bukola Saraki will not return to the Senate in June 2019, as he has lost the Kwara Central Senatorial District election to Ibrahim Oloriegbe of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
According to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Saraki, who ran on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), lost out in each of the four local governments in the district: Ilorin South, Ilorin West, Ilorin East and Asa.