Wase, replaces late Hon. Umar Buba Jibrin who died on 30 March, 2018 after a protracted illness.
Wase’s appointment was announced by the Leader of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila at yesterday’s plenary and coincided with the swearing in of the new member representing Lokoja/ Koton Karfe federal constituency of Kogi State, Hon. Haruna Isah by Speaker Yakubu Dogara.
Until his appointment, Hon. Wase was the chairman of the committee on Federal Character.