The Senator representing the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Philip Aduda, has emerged as the new Minority Leader of the Senate.
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, announced the new appointment on the floor of the Senate on Tuesday's plenary.
Aduda of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) replaced Senator Enyinnanya Abaribe who has since joined the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA).
Similarly, Senator Chukwuka Utazi is now the new Minority Whip of the Senate.
His emergence is a result of the elevation of Senator Aduda as the Minority leader of the Senate.