By Umar Muhammad Puma
The Deputy Speaker, of the House of Representatives, Rep Ahmed dris Wase, has pledged to be a good ambassador of Plateau state and Nigeria in his new assignments.
Speaking when he received the Plateau State Youth Council who were in a courtesy call in his office in Abuja, Rep Wase commended the youths for coming and for having time to associate with them.
He prayed that God gives the leaders of the nation the wisdom to steer the affairs of the country.
“The country is in deer need of good leadership in addressing insecurity, poverty, infrastructure and many other things that are required.
“We are in our trying moment but together l believe we can overcome it,” he said.
Wase who extended his greetings to the people of Plateau state, said, “by the grace of God, I will be a good ambassador of Plateau State.”
Earlier in his remarks the leader of the Plateau State Youth Council, Dr Jenchang Fabong congratulated Wase on his emergence as the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives.
“We congratulate you as you were re-elected to return to the House of Representatives, most importantly there is an important milestone that you are now the Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives.
“We deem it necessary as Plateau State Youth Council and on behalf of the entire plateau youths to come, greet you and to congratulate you officially.
“This is a great stride for the people of Plateau State giving that you were unopposed at the polls.
“This further botress your acceptability nationwide. We hope and believe that you shall do great exploit leveraging on our support, partnership and prayers.
“Going forward, we hope that you will also leave a great mark on the sounds of time.
“As youths from Plateau, we celebrate you today, congratulate you and as youths council of Plateau state and the entire youth we are extremly proud of you,” he said.