“Nigeria is our country, it does not belong to APC. It belongs to Nigerians. We should put our hands together and ensure stability in the country. I urge the cooperation and understanding of my colleagues,” he stated.
Speaking on behalf of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus, Akpabio said that with the elevation of Senator Lawan, “all the grumbling and disaffection affecting the Eighth Senate would be brought to an end.
“We are delighted. We want to note that in spite of the situation the Senate is focused on national issues. We are implementing issues on a bipartisan basis. We will continue to remain bipartisan where the interests of Nigerians are concerned.