The new Chairman of the All Progressive Congress APC, Senator Abdullahi Adamu has resigned from the Senate.
He was representing Nasarawa West Senatorial District.
The new APC National Chairman sent in his resignation letterr following his election as the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on March 26.
He said his resignation takes effect from 1st April 2022.
His letter was read by the Senate President, Dr Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan on Tuesday during the plenary on Tuesday.
In the letter, Adamu praised the charismatic leadership of the Senate President, saying: “I must commend you for a charismatic leadership in which you treat all Senators equally irrespective of political difference.”
Before his resignation, Senator Abdullahi Adamu was a two-term governor of Nasarawa State and a third term Senator in the Senate.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was expected to conduct a by-election within a statutory period of three months for a replacement.