“Impositions by the executive have never really worked. Where it worked, it only survived temporarily as we saw in the case of the late Evans Enwerem.
The Senators are practicalising the fact that the chamber is a club and only the club members would choose their leaders.
“In that light, every contender is reaching out to every Senator, regardless of party affiliations.
“The same scenario is playing out in the House of Representatives, where the North Central is seeking to upstage the South West. Even some candidates for the North West are also showing interest in the post ofSpeaker, while keeping eyes on the number two post in the House.”