L-R: The President of the Senate, Dr Ahmed Lawan; Mr Tokunbo Abiru, representing Lagos East Senatorial District, and an official of the Senate during the swearing-in ceremony at the Red Chambers in Abuja

By Nimot Adetola Sulaimon

Dr Ahmed Lawan, the President of the Senate, on Tuesday swore in Tokunbo Abiru as a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, representing Lagos East Senatorial district.

The inauguration was done at the Senate House in Abuja.

Present at the swearing-in ceremony was the Clerk to the Senate, Ibrahim El-Ladan. He administered the Oath of Office and Oath of Allegiance to the new senators.

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L-R President of the Senate, Dr Ahmed Lawan, Senator Tokunbo Abiru

L-R President of the Senate, Dr Ahmed Lawan officiates the inauguration ceremony

President of the Senate, Dr Ahmed Lawan greets the new Senator

L-R: The President of the Senate, Dr Ahmed Lawan during the swearing-in ceremony