Updated: Ekweremadu to quit Senate in 2023
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has vowed to retire from the Red Chamber in the year 2023.
Ekweremadu who is representing Enugu West in the National Assembly made his retirement intention from Senate known during his 57th birthday celebration.
The lawmaker said it was time to quit the legislature, adding that his remaining time in the NASS would afford him time to complete ongoing projects in his constituency.
He said that a new breed politician with shared visions would take over from him at the expiration of the fifth term.
Ekweremadu said that his 16 years sojourn in the NASS had been immensely beneficial to his constituents as it had been a harvest of projects.
He thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his support through the various projects being executed in his constituency.