Kabir Marafa, senator representing Zamfara central, has supplied Senate President Bukola Saraki one other spouse.
Marafa made the supply whereas thanking his colleagues for approving a N10 billion intervention fund for Zamfara owing to the insecurity within the state.
Speaking on the ground of senate on Thursday, the lawmaker mentioned there’s room for one more spouse in Saraki’s home as a result of its measurement “is grossly underutilised.”
“I have a mounting order from my constituents to thank you for the efforts we all collectively put in addressing the plight of the people of Zamfara state,” he mentioned.
“Mr President, I wish to thanks particularly. A girl in my constituency mentioned I ought to let you know particularly that she has by no means seen you hit the gavel the best way you probably did yesterday and I ought to let you know that if you begin your sabbatical, that she has supplied herself to marry you, when you so want.
“I told her to wait until we see facts and figures in the 2019 budget. With respect and apology to Madam at home but from where I come, you are allowed up to four wives. So madam should please keep space because anytime I sit at home and look at the size of the house, I feel it is grossly underutilised.”
Marafa additionally thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for intervening within the safety state of affairs of the state.
“On behalf of all the people of Zamfara state, I want to thank you so much and also the leadership of the senate. Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim, they wish you a successful retirement as government pikin,” he mentioned.
“Senator Shehu Sani, you might be legislatively violent together with your chairmanship of the committee on international and home money owed and we’re all going to be collectively in retirement, me, you and senator Monsurat.
“They mentioned I ought to inform the chairman of appropriations and members that you’ve completed your utmost finest and stay up for your efforts and cooperation.
“I thank senator Adeyeye as a retiring senator, you performed very well. Obviously nobody will say they want to marry you. (Laughter) distinguished senator Ekweremadu, you are doning quite a befitting cap today. You have called for a state of emergency in Zamfara but I will advise you don’t visit the senate president in the office today for very obvious reasons.”
On his half, Saraki appreciated all of the senators who contributed to the controversy on the insecurity state of affairs within the state and a made case for the funds to be accepted.