At 34 years of age, Rilwanu Sahabi is the youngest member-elect of the Kebbi state House of Assembly.
The APC member, a Software Engineer and Business Management masters degree holder represents Kalgo local government area. His election, which fell under the inconclusive list of the first run was rerun last Saturday and he emerged successful.
Engineer Rilwanu Sahabi received his certificate of return along with other successful candidates in Birnin Kebbi today. He brings to the table youthfulness, energy, quality education, urbanity and patriotism.
During a visit to Alhaji Yakubu Ahmed BK (Maibindiga) who is a member of the defunct APC Presidential Campaign Council in Birnin Kebbi today, the newly elected legislator said he was aware of the responsibilities and the burden on his young shoulders. He promised to discharged those duties, along other stakeholders to the best of his ability.
Alhaji Yakubu Ahmed BK congratulated the member-elect and urged him to see his election as a call to duty and in the service of his constituent and the state at large. He said his election is a success for the youths of the country and called on young men and women to work harder to become relevant in the affairs of the country.